Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in India | List of Pharma Company in India

India ranked 3rd in the world in Pharmaceutical Industry in India in the terms volume and 14th in the terms of value.

Now the Pharmaceutical Companies In India are growing fastest ever in the terms of volume and value too, thanks to the Governments Make in India initiative.

Pharmaceutical Companies in India are having the domestic market worth in billions.

The major cities like Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, and Ahmadabad are major hub of Pharmaceutical companies in India.

Pharmaceutical Companies revenue are mainly comes from exports business of medicines which include major countries like USA, South Africa, Russia, UK and many more countries.

The export business makes Billions of Dollars for these Top Pharmaceutical Companies in India. The total revenue generated by these all pharmaceutical companies in India in the last financial year was more than $20 Billion.

Now experts expecting that the revenue of the Pharmaceutical Companies will cross the mark of $26 Billion by 2016.

Here is the list of Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in India. We ranked these top 10 pharma companies in India according to presence of sales, marketing business in India.

List of Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in India

Here is the list of top 10 Pharma Company in India:

  • Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited
  • Lupin Ltd
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories
  • Cipla Limited
  • Cadila Healthcare
  • Aurobindo Pharma Limited
  • Torrent Pharmaceuticals
  • GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Divis Laboratories
  • Glenmark Pharmaceuticals

Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in India

Here is The List of Top 10 Pharmaceutical companies in India, we put these pharma companies in the rank according to their market capitalization value in July 2016.

The rank in the list of top 10 pharmaceutical companies might change in next year.

1.    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited

Sun-PharmaSun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited is biggest name in Indian pharmaceutical industry that’s why the pharma company comes at 1st rank in top 10 pharma companies list in India.

Sun pharma is Mumbai based Multinational pharmaceutical company which was founded by Dilip Shanghvi in 1981.

Today Sun Pharma is the largest chronic prescription company in India and a market leader in psychiatry, neurology, cardiology, orthopedics, ophthalmology, gastroenterology and nephrology.

In 2014 Sun Pharmaceuticals acquired Ranbaxy that makes Sun pharma biggest pharmaceutical company in India & largest Pharma Company in the United States.

Sun Pharma’s 72% market in outside India mostly in the US, that’s why Sun pharmaceutical is most profitable company of India.

Sun Pharmaceutical have 48 (API & finished dose) state-of-the-art manufacturing sites spanning 5 continents.

These manufacturing units are located in India, the US, Brazil, Canada, Hungary, Israel, Bangladesh, Mexico, Romania, Ireland, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa and Malaysia.

Market Capitalization: 186,042 Crore INR (July 2016)
Headquarter: Mumbai
Address: SUN HOUSE,
CTS No. 201 B/1,
Western Express Highway,
Goregaon (E),
Mumbai 400063
Contact Details: Tel : +91 2243244324 Fax : (+91 22) 4324 4343 | Website:

2.    Lupin Ltd

Lupin-LimitedLupin Ltd is ranked 2nd in the list of Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in India and overall it sits at 7th position in the worlds, in the terms of market valuation and 10th largest generic pharmaceutical company by revenue all over the World.

Lupin is Mumbai-based pharma company in India which was founded by Desh Bandhu Gupta in 1968.

Lupin first gained recognition when it became one of the world’s largest manufacturers of tuberculosis drugs.

Lupin manufacturers and have market share in the cardiovascular (prils and statins), Diabetology, asthma, pediatrics, CNS, GI, anti-infectives and NSAIDs therapy segments.

Lupin is market leader in anti-TB and Cephalosporin segment. Lupin’s recent acquisition of Gavis Pharmaceuticals & Novel Laboratories in $880 million deal made Lupin 2nd best pharma company in India.

Lupin has 10 manufacturing plants & 2 researches Centre in India in Jammu(J&K), Mandideep, Indore, Ankaleswar & Dabasa (Gujrat), Tarapur, Aurangabad, Nagpur & Goa, and research center in Pune & Aurangabad.

Among, these plants the baby plant is Nagpur plant which will be the biggest formulation unit for Lupin.

Market Capitalization: 75,613 Crore INR (July 2016)
Headquarter: Mumbai
Address: Lupin Ltd
B/4 Laxmi Towers,
Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (E),
Mumbai 400051 India
Contact Details: Phone: +91 2266402222 Fax: +91 2266402130 | Website:

3.    Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories

dr-reddysDr. Reddy’s Laboratories comes at 3rd rank in the list of top 10 pharma companies in India.

This is 3rd largest Multinational pharmaceutical company in India. Dr. Reddy Laboratories is Hydrabad based Pharma company which was founded Anji Reddy in 1984.

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories manufactures over 190 medications and 60 active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for drug manufacturers, diagnostic kits, and critical care and biotechnology products for the market in India & 20+ overseas countries.

Dr. Reddy’s Labs has 12 Manufacturing plants in India, Hydrabad(3), Pondicherry(1), Baddi (Himachal Pradesh) (2), Vizag SEZ Visakapatanam(2), Srikakulam District (Andhra Pradesh) (2), Srikakulam District (Andhra Pradesh).

Apart from these plants they have plants in other countries like UK (2), China (2), USA (2), Maxico (1).

Market Capitalization: 61,047 Crore INR (July 2016)
Headquarter: Hydrabad
Address: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd.
8-2-337, Road No. 3,
Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
Telangana 500034, INDIA
Contact Details: Tel: +91-404900 2900 | Website:

4.    Cipla Limited

Cipla pharmaceuticals limitedCIPLA Limited comes at 4th number in the list of top 10 Pharma Companies in India. CIPLA is founded by Dr. Khwaja Abdul Hamied as ‘The Chemical, Industrial & Pharmaceutical Laboratories’ in 1935 in Mumbai.

Cipla manufactures medicines to treat cardiovascular disease, arthritis, diabetes, weight control and depression other medical conditions.

Cipla offered medicines (antiretrovirals) for HIV treatment at a fractional cost (less than $350 per year per patient).

In 2012, the company slashed prices of three life-saving cancer drugs by 50-64%.

Cipla 34 manufacturing units in 8 locations across India and has presence in 170 countries. Cipla’s manufacturing facilities are in Goa (8), Bengaluru (1), Baddi (1), Indore (1), Kurkumbh (1), Patalganga (1), and Sikkim (1), along with field stations in Delhi, Pune, and Hyderabad.

Market Capitalization: 41,582 Crore INR (July 2016)
Headquarter: Mumbai
Address: Cipla Ltd.
Cipla House,
Peninsula Business Park,
Ganpatrao Kadam Marg,
Lower Parel, Mumbai-400013
Contact no. +91 2224826000, +91 2224826701 | Website:

Also Read: Top 10 Healthcare Companies in India

5.    Cadila Healthcare

Cadila healthcare logoCadila Healthcare is come in no 5th in the list of pharmaceuticals companies in India with the INR 54.7 Billion revenue (2015).

Cadila which is headquartered in Ahmedabad was founded in 1952 by Ramanbhai Patel.

In 2015 Cadila healthcare acquired Indian pharmaceutical company German Remedies. On June 25, 2007, the company acquired Química e Farmacêutica Nikkho do Brasil Ltda (Nikkho) as part of Zydus Healthcare Brasil Ltd which made Cadila healthcare one of the biggest pharmaceuticals companies in India.

Cadila’s hold a strong positions in key segments of Cardiovascular, Gastrointestinal, Women’s Healthcare and holds leading positions in other therapeutic segments such as Respiratory, Dermatology, Pain Management and Anti-infectives.

Cadila has 13 plus manufacturing plants in India which includes Gujrat, Jammu, Maharashtra, Baddi (Himachal Pradesh), Sikkim, Changodar, matoda apart from these Cadila also start manufacturing oversea in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Market Capitalization: 37,750 Crore INR (July 2016)
Headquarter: Ahmedabad
Address: Zydus Tower,
Satellite Cross Roads,
Ahmedabad – 380015
Gujarat, India.
Contact Details: PHONE: +91-7926868100 FAX: +91-7926862365 | Website:

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