About polpharma

Polpharma is a modern international pharmaceutical company that started its activity in the domestic Polish market and has become one of the top 20 generic drug manufacturers in the world. Today Polpharma employs nearly 7 300 people and has 8 manufacturing sites in Poland, Russia and Kazakhstan, as well as 6 Research and Development centers.

We manufacture prescription-only medicines and medicines restricted to hospital use, OTC medicines, food supplements and medical devices. Our principal domains are cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, neurological, respiratory, anti-infectious, dermatological and ophthalmic drugs.

We provide drugs of the highest quality and reliable medical knowledge. We are one of the most innovative companies in Poland according to the ranking prepared by the Institute of Economic Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN). We contribute to scientific development as well as health education and promotion.

Polpharma is the largest manufacturer of Finished Dosage Forms in Poland and one of the largest Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients manufacturers in Europe, competing successfully in the developed markets of EU and United States. Our well-balanced and expanding portfolio, along with scientific know-how and experience, allow us to offer attractive solutions to the pharmaceutical companies worldwide.


In order to boost Polpharma’s internationalization and sales to third parties with a customer-centric perspective in mind, a Business to Business unit has been created to provide a wide range of integrated solutions:

As a highly customer-centric organization, Polpharma B2B Unit delivers a wide range of products and services. We offer APIs supply and custom-made synthesis from EU & US FDA-approved site, FDF licensing-out and supply, also based on vertically integrated API. This in turn constitutes to our Clients a guarantee of high security of the supply chain and IP competitive products. Possessing strong R&D centers we are able to provide our Partners with tailor-built solutions addressing all of their business needs. In addition, Polpharma B2B is providing Contract Manufacturing services from top-class facilities located in the center of Europe giving access to a variety of technologies supported by a skilled Project Management team.

In B2B environment we use our skills to build a vision and bring the best solutions to our partners. Our experience and expertise is crucial for better understanding of your needs in a strictly regulated pharma environment. Operating in the pharmaceutical industry, we are accepting the responsibility for human health and life. That is why the quality of our products and the safety of patients are our priorities:

  • We care for quality at each stage of the product development, production, storage, distribution and sale.

  • Our products are manufactured in accordance with the highest standards of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

  • We have GMP certificates issued by the Polish Main Pharmaceutical Inspectorate for all drugs and substances manufactured.

  • We use the latest technologies which ensure the safety of products, employees and the environment.



As a significant European API producer with cGMP-compliant and FDA-approved multipurpose facilities, we are present in 60+ countries in 6 continents. Regular and successful FDA audits enabled us to register and sell a number of APIs in the US market thus confirming our reliability and credibility towards all Polpharma business partnerships around the world.

Our Strengths and Expertise:

  • Successful track of FDA inspections
  • From Lab to Market. Fully integrated API value chain in one location: early process/analytical development through scale-up up to commercial scale production
  • Professional Project Management. Single point of contact to coordinate all activities within the project. Fast and easy communication as all functions contributing to the project are available in one place: Process R&D, Analytical R&D, Regulatory, QA & Validation, Logistics, Process Excellence, Production, Engineering
  • World-class Regulatory Service. Development for NDA/ ASMF/ US DMF. Our regulatory filings are well recognized by customers and authorities worldwide (USA, Japan, Europe)
  • “State of the Art” R&D infrastructure in a fully integrated process and analytical development complex
  • cGMP Pilot Plant for scale-up (process validation) and commercial production of low volume molecules
  • Comprehensive experience in “Powder Processing” – “Solid state Chemistry”
  • Easy access location. 6 multi-purpose production units located in the heart of Europe


Finished dosage form

Always seeking to be at the forefront of generic products development, Polpharma Group develops more than 25 dossiers every year at its 4 R&D centers. Our goal is to offer the most attractive and interesting products meeting registration timelines and time-to market approach.

We have a comprehensive portfolio of CTD dossiers meeting EU requirements and complying with cGMP. Our experience of more than 20 years with third parties, allows us to offer full support to submit Marketing Authorization Applications for our products and regulatory support to ensure that MA is obtained successfully and in a timely manner. Our clients receive comprehensive intellectual property assistance and are assured of developing strategy 2x2 for blockbuster products, successful launch with minimal risk and constant price optimization.

We guarantee that our dossiers will be adapted to meet specific local requirements. We have successfully registered dossiers in Latin America, Australia, Africa and CIS. Our key products have stability studies conducted for countries in climatic zone IV.
Registration documentation for finished dosage forms is prepared in the CTD format compliant with the EU requirements.



Contract manufacturing

Polpharma offers 80 years of experience and expertise in drug manufacturing. As one of the top 20 generic drug manufacturers and the leader on the Polish pharmaceutical market, we provide extensive capabilities and capacity for a wide variety of solid and liquid dosage forms.
We offer customized contract manufacturing services with full analytical support in our five European cGMP-compliant production plants. We have broad experience in production of medicinal products (Rx and OTC), dietary supplements, medical devices and cosmetics. High quality standards combined with professional project management and competitive pricing makes POLPHARMA an attractive CMO for pharmaceutical companies interested in outsourcing their manufacturing activities.

Contract manufacturing services

News & events


We are proud to announce that Polpharma is the winner of the XII edition of the Ranking of Responsible Companies!

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10-year anniversary of The Green Process Awards in Polpharma !

We are a manufacturing company, and all manufacturing processes have an impact on the environment and environmental resources. Therefore, we continuously improve process efficiency, reasonably manage our energy, water consumption and pollutant emissions, additionally ensure safe use of chemicals. We are continuously improving and developing our environmental management systems.

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At Polpharma Quality comes first

Moreover, 3 GMP inspections were performed among which two of them were run by Polish Main Pharmaceutical Inspectorate (GIF) and another one by Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT). We are glad to announce that all audits and inspections has been finished with a positive result.

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Polpharma B2B Around the World 2018!

Year 2017 was full of strategic meetings and collaborations which strengthen our business relations with the partners. Together - as we believe close cooperation is the foundation of trust and long-term success - we’ve identified many directions to be developed in the coming years.

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Director of Polpharma API Plant was invited to join the Chemistry Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Director of Polpharma API Plant Bogdan Maślanek was invited to join the Chemistry Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences. This is a great honor for Polpharma, because such an invitation was sent only to the five leading chemical companies in Poland.

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We wish you Happy Holiday Season!

Dear Partners! We would like to thank you for the amazing year 2017, together we have experienced a lot of challenges...

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