Innovative pharmaceutical formulation and synthesis

DKSH Business Line Pharmaceutical Industry is a leading pharmaceutical distributor and global provider of Market Expansion Services for business partners in the pharmaceutical industry.

We provide pharmaceutical ingredients to manufacturers in the pharmaceutical industry for synthesis and formulation.

We help our customers to develop new innovative products and applications in collaboration with our valuable suppliers and our team of specialized staff.

Products we offer in the Pharmaceutical industry



Our innovative excipients portfolio includes:

  • Binders
  • Disintegrants
  • Lubricants
  • Fillers
  • Taste masker
  • Aromas
  • Sweeteners
  • In-house film coating (white and clear)
  • Premixes for color coating/decorative coating and branding
  • Enteric coating

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Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs)


Our innovative API portfolio includes:

  • Anti-cancer
  • Anaesthetics
  • Central nervous system (CNS)
  • Generic drugs
  • Final dosage forms
  • Plant extracts
  • Green shell mussel powder
  • Antibiotics
  • Hormones

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Our innovative nutraceuticals can be used in various applications including:

  • Skin beauty
  • Weight loss
  • Blood sugar control
  • Cholesterol control

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Animal care

Animal care

Our innovative animal care portfolio includes:

  • Protein sources (incl. pork meal, fish meal, yeast powder)
  • Feed additives (incl. toxin binders, vitamins, amino acids)
  • Farm hygiene (incl. cleaning systems, sanitization solutions)
  • Animal health (anti-infectives, vaccines, fertility control) 

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Our innovative accessories include:

  • Silicone tubing

Our services at a glance

We offer tailored services that create new opportunities for clients and customers including:

Get the most innovative materials worldwide

  • We provide early trend scouting of innovative raw materials and screening of new suppliers in accordance with international standard audit performance
  • We source hard-to-find raw materials and cost-effective products through our global supplier network
  • We provide in-house quality assurance and control, cGMP audits and regulatory affairs
  • We provide tailor-made product modifications and develop products
  • We negotiate purchase orders and contracts with suppliers
  • We provide just-in-time delivery and availability based on agreements
  • We provide project management, technical transfer and troubleshooting
  • We define product specifications together with our customers

Develop new products, ideas and patents with us

  • Our innovation centers develop prototype finished product formulations for start-up products, product testing and demonstration
  • We provide information exchange on global/regional/local market trends with customers and suppliers
  • We collaborate with customers and suppliers to develop customized finished product formulations
  • We assist customers in troubleshooting difficulties and provide technical transfer
  • We assist in clinical trials, efficacy testing and home usage tests
  • We support technical seminars for customers in collaboration with suppliers
  • We provide regulatory affairs support

Benefit from our efficient manufacturing process control and superior quality

  • We scout, screen and manage toll manufacturers
  • We develop new suppliers producing new products exclusively for us, sold under the DKSH brand
  • We develop and manage production technology transfer
  • We provide project management and troubleshooting

Let us bring your products to new markets

  • We develop market access strategies and business plans
  • Our regulatory affairs knowledge and expertise allows market entry and product registration in major chemical markets
  • We expand your market potential through our technical expertise, capabilities and market insights
  • We attain import licenses, importation through customs, maintain relations with national and international authorities and handle regulatory affairs
  • We provide marketing support and give market feedback to suppliers and customers
  • We organize technical seminars and lectures to build and enhance technical expertise
  • We participate in industry exhibitions and industry associations
  • We establish market feedback mechanisms related to global trends and innovations

We deliver in time, on budget and in line with your specifications

  • We have well-established distribution channels and extensive local customer networks
  • We provide a dedicated logistics service, including handling of products under special conditions, such as dangerous goods/hazardous materials, transportations in cool and top-ventilated containers
  • We provide an advisory service on transportation safety
  • We coordinate with warehousing manpower and facilities for stock handling
  • Our DKSH IT systems supports supply chain management services, from material requirements planning to delivery at customer sites
  • Use our global logistics network for just-in-time delivery of materials

We care about new products and accompany them all the way

  • Our experienced sales support are focused on your complete product and service satisfaction

Success stories

  • WACKER Biosolutions innovate for growth

    DKSH has been working with WACKER Biosolutions in India since 2015. WACKER’s CAVAMAX® W6 is quickly gaining ground in India’s dietary supplement market thanks to DKSH’s comprehensive knowledge of the region’s nutraceuticals industry.

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