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Biocon Brazil

Biocon India is an Indian biopharmaceutical company based in Bangalore, India. The Company manufactures generic active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) that are sold in the developed markets of the United States and Europe. It also manufactures biosimilar insulins, which are sold in India as branded formulations and in both bulk and formulation forms. Biocon has a fully functioning, local Brazilian branch with staff and operations on the ground,  Emerging markets (including Brazil) contribute to about 40% of Biocon’s sales. 


Brazil beefs up agribusiness governance after meatpacker scandal

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's Ministry of Agriculture launched a program on Tuesday to ensure farmers comply with anti-corruption, environmental and child labor laws, after a highly publicized meatpacking scandal raised doubts about the country's food products.

The program set up by the ministry and the farm lobby CNA will grant an agricultural seal of integrity to companies that comply.