Top 20 Pharmaceutical Companies in the World

top_pharma_companiesContact Pharma have complied their annual report on the Top 20 Pharmaceutical Companies on the planet.

The rankings were complied based on 2008 revenues in millions of dollars.

Due to Mergers and Acquisitions the rankings will change for next year as Merck will be acquiring Schering-Plough in the fourth quater of this year.

And Pfizer’s pending acquisition of Wyeth.

Top 20 Pharmaceutical Companies

1 Pfizer : $44,174
2 Sanofi-Aventis : $40,562
3 GlaxoSmithKline : $37,810
4 Novartis : $35,647
5 AstraZeneca : $30,677
6 Merck : $25,901
7 Johnson & Johnson : $24,567
8 Roche : $23,624
9 Eli Lilly : $19,285
10 Bristol-Myers Squibb : $17,715
11 Wyeth : $17,391
12 Schering-Plough : $16,534
13 Abbott Laboratories : $16,013
14 Takeda : $13,841
15 Bayer Schering : $13,803
16 Boehringer Ingelheim : $13,405
17 Teva : 10,482
18 Astellas : $9,646
19 Daiichi-Sankyo : $7,900
20 Eisai : $7,612

Rea the full repot at : http://www.contractpharma.com/articles/2009/07/2009-top-20-pharmaceutical-companies-report

9 Comments

  1. Ton Press

    What a great list. I am always on the look for top lists, and your list is great starting point. Lists are very useful.

    Well, this is my first visit to your blog! But I admire the precious time and effort you put into it, especially into interesting entry you share here!

  2. What is the latest report for top 20 pharmaceutical companies in the world

  3. vijay

    how to get jobs in this top companies..?

  4. maya

    i think it is great list helpful for which are conected to pharm sector

  5. vijay

    i like the rating of pharma mnc’s …thats really helps lot 4 me….but if u show the date and yr thats wil b damm..n awesome

  6. It’s a great list but this is a list on the basis of revenues or on the basis of market capitalization…

  7. THANKS . I ALWAYS ON LOOK FOR TOP LISTS OF PHARMA COMPANIES AND FINALLY I GOT IT .THANKS ONCE AGAIN.

  8. thats a list of pharma companies i always want to look…

  9. manoj

    Thanks for the support for my analysis

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