Managing Product Supply Risks

Abraham, Sushil
April 2012
Pharmaceutical Technology;Apr2012, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p102
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the use of geographic diversification and legacy technology transfers to deflect drug shortage in the U.S. It mentions that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, together with the pharmaceutical industry, were asked by U.S. President Barack Obama to provide a solution on drug scarcity. The establishment of additional drug manufacturing plants is one strategic approach taken in geographic diversification, as well as the sustainment of drug quality and safety.


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