Square Pharmaceuticals

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Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Public
Traded as
IndustryPharmaceutical
Founded1958 (1958)
FounderSamson H. Chowdhury
Headquarters
Mohakhali, Dhaka
,
Bangladesh
Area served
Asia, Africa, Europe, Central America, South America, Australia
Key people
Tapan Chowdhury
Number of employees
7390 (2016-17)
ParentSquare Group
Websitesquarepharma.com.bd

Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. is a pharmaceutical company in Bangladesh.[1] It was founded in 1958[2] by Samson H. Chowdhury along with three of his friends as a private firm. It went public in 1991 and is listed on the Dhaka Stock Exchange[3] and on the Chittagong Stock Exchange (ID of SPL: 13002)[4][5] Square Pharmaceutical started to export different antibiotics and medicine across the world from 1987. Now it exports its medicine to 36 countries of the world.[6]

In 2008 and 2009 it had the highest market share in the pharmaceutical industry of Bangladesh.[1][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pharma firms take to contract manufacturing". The Daily Star. 7 April 2008.
  2. ^ "History & Growth". Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
  3. ^ "Display Company Information". Dsebd.org. 2012-09-25. Retrieved 2013-08-28.
  4. ^ http://www.csebd.com/cse/docs/selected30companies.html
  5. ^ http://www.csebd.com/cse/companyinfo/company_address.html
  6. ^ "About us". squarepharma.com.bd.
  7. ^ "Square Tops List of 10, Incepta second". The Financial Express. Dhaka. Archived from the original on 1 October 2011.

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