The Pharmaceutical Wholesale Industry is a vital part of Australia's complex health infrastructure. The Wholesalers are the link between the manufacturers of prescription medicines relied on by millions of Australians, and the retail - or community - pharmacies where they are dispensed to patients.
Meet our Members and their employees:
The Pharmaceutical Wholesale Industry:
- Sources medicines from more than 550 primary and generic manufacturers in Australia and overseas;
- Delivers more than 6,200 different kinds of medicines every day;
- Serves over 5,500 retail pharmacies across Australia;
- Enables the fulfilment of over 295 million prescriptions each year for Australian consumers.