Puerto Rico Economic Pulse ©

January 2003: The Pharmaceutical Industry – Part I

Facts you didn’t know about the contribution of this industry to PR

The pharmaceutical industry has been in Puerto Rico for over three decades, in good and not so good times. Yet, in every instance, the industry has contributed to production, jobs, compensation, and technology. It is well known as one of the largest exporters on the Island. Check the facts of how the pharmaceutical industry has contributed to the economy, to human resources, to innovation and technology, and finally, its support to the community and the environment. This and the forthcoming issue of Economic Pulse highlight the contribution of a successful industry to the Island’s economy.