Kilitch Drugs starts production of Cephalosporin Injectables at Ethiopia Plant
Addis Ababa, July 26, 2021 (FBC) – Kilitch Drugs India Ltd had started its Greenfield project in Ethiopia in 2018 to build a world-class Injectable plant.
As a leading manufacturer of Injectables in India, Kilitch Drugs has announced that it starts production of the Cephalosporin Injectables at Kilinto Pharmaceuticals Industrial Parka.
In early 2021 the company has started production of Antiseptic and Disinfectant products to help Ethiopia fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
For Cephalosporin Injectables plant is having total capacity of 26.4 million vials yearly while Ethiopia is having a demand for 16 million Vials. Through this plant most of the capacity is going to be sold in Ethiopia through Government and other institutes.Commenting on this Mukund Mehta, Chairman and Managing Director of Kilitch Drugs said “Africa always has been our focus market for our products.
“We have started this manufacturing plant to cater to the African markets directly as there very few injectable manufacturing plants in whole continent and in turn help the people of Africa.” He added.