Major Trade Associations

Major Global/Country-wide Associations

Area/Country Name of Assocation
GlobalIFPMA (International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations)
EUEFPIA (European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations)
JapanJapan Business Federation
FPMAJ (The Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Associations of JAPAN)
JPMA (Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association)
The Fair Trade Council of the Ethical Pharmaceutical Drugs Marketing Industry
JAVI (Japan Association of Vaccine Industries)
JFSMI (Japan Federation of Self-Medication Industries)
JSMI (Japan Self-Medication Industry Association)
South America Brazil INTERFARMA (Brazilian Research-based Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association)
Asia ChinaCAPC (China Association of Pharmaceutical Commerce)
CPIA (China Pharmaceutical Industry Association)
Hong KongHKAPI (The Hong Kong Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry)
KoreaKPMBA(Korea Pharmaceutical and Bio-Pharma Manufacturers Association)
KJPA (Korea Japanese Phamaceutical Association)
ThailandPReMA (Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers Association)
TaiwanIRPMA (International Research-based Pharmaceutical Manufactruers Association)
CAPA (Chinese Association for Pharmaceutical Agents)
TPMMA (Taiwan Pharmaceutical Marketing & Management Association)
TPADA (Taipei Pharmaceutical Agents and Distribution Association)
TIPPA (Taiwan International Pharmacy Advancement Association)
HDA (The Healthcare Distribution Alliance)
AAM (Association for Accessibile Medicines)
Europe AustriaPharmig (Association of pharmaceutical industry in Austria) (Belgian Pharmaceutical Trade Association)
FranceLEEM (French industry association which represents drug companies operating in France)
UIC (Union of French chemical industry)
SICOS Biochimie (Syndicat de l'Industrie Chimique Organique de Synthèse et de la Biochimie)
GermanyVfA - Verband forschender Arzneimittelhersteller (German association of research-based pharmaceutical manufacturers)
IrelandIPHA (Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association)
ItalyFarmindustria (Italian Pharma Industry Association)
Federchimica (Italian Chemical Industry Association)
PortugalApifarma (Portuguese Pharmaceutical Association)
SpainFarmaindustria (Spanish Pharmaceutical Association)
The NetherlandsNefarma (Vereniging Innovatieve Geneesmiddelen, Association for innovative medicines in the Netherlands)
TurkeyAiFD (Association of Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies)
UKABPI (Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry)
EMIG (Ethical Medicines Industry Group, trade industry association that represents the interests of life sciences companies in the UK)

Major Local Associations

Country Province/State Name of Association
JapanTokyoThe Pharmaceutical Manufactureres' Association of Tokyo (PMAT)
USNew JerseyHINJ (HealthCare Institute of New Jersey)
OhioBio Ohio
FranceAlsaceAlsace BioValley
Germany BarvariaVCI (Association of chemical industry in Bavaria)
IHK (International Chamber of Commerce Munich/Upper Bavaria)
ItalyLazioUnindustria (Association of Manufacturers and enterprises of Rome, Frosinone, Latina, Rieti, Viterbo)
Brazil São PauloSINDUSFARMA (Trade Union of the Pharmaceutical Products Industry in the State of São Paulo)
Trade Union of Workers in the Chemical, Pharmaceutical Industries of Osasco, Cotia and region
TaiwanTaipeiTPADA (Taipei Pharmaceutical Agents and Distribution Association)