Monthly Archives: February 2013

Medical device and pharmaceutical market in Thailand

The medical device market in Thailand continues to strong economic growth, even the slowdown of a global. Thailand’s medical device market was value more than $850 million in 2012. Thailand’s pharmaceutical market is steadily growing. Mostly still reliant on drug … Continue reading

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Rubber glove sector thrives on lower costs

The rubber glove sector is presently riding high on favourable factors, most prominently lower costs brought about by falling latex prices in addition to favourable foreign exchange trends as the US dollar strengthens against the ringgit. These two factors should boost … Continue reading

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Thailand probe into painkiller import from China

The Public Health Ministry in Thailand has launched an inquiry with the state drug maker after the Defence Pharmaceutical Factory found that the raw material to be used in producing paracetamol is of poor quality. The Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO) … Continue reading

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Growing faster for medical device market in Southeast Asia

The medical devices market in Southeast Asia is growing faster than more in other parts of the world, even the slow down in the world economy. For medical Devices in Southeast Asia showed steadily rising health expenditure even in countries … Continue reading

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Sustainability Brief >>> MUST READ <<<

 Increased profitability has always been one expectation of efficient supply chain management. However, along with financial concerns, key stakeholders in companies are also concerned about the social and environmental aspects of performance. Pressures from stakeholders that include consumers, investors, and … Continue reading

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RFID Brief >>> MUST READ <<<

            Global manufacturing and trade has continued to expand during the past few decades creating a need for continual supply chain monitoring and improvement. The result of globalization of supply chain management has resulted “in the … Continue reading

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US faces hard battle to secure Asia pact

The difficulties facing the United States in marketing TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) free trade agreement model and the intense competition between the world’s two largest economies to gather greater market share in the Asian region. The RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership) … Continue reading

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