About KPL

About Us

Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Limited (KPL) is one of the leading and fastest growing Pharmaceuticals Companies in Bangladesh which was established and incorporated with the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies in 1986 as Chemico Laboratories Ltd.

KPL is not just a business entity but a pharmaceutical company with firm and vigorful assurance to our valued customers and stakeholders of our persistent and unbreakable conviction and commitment to serve in a better way. The Company is manufacturing wide range of high quality allopathic, herbal and animal health care products and operating its marketing activities in every corner of the country for more than 25 years.

KPL is running with over 1900 qualified, trained and skilled professionals and personnel who are drawn from different disciplines ensuring its GMP standard of quality control. Our team of dedicated professionals includes pharmacists, medical graduates, microbiologists, biologists, chemists, engineers and business management experts. Their competencies, experience and strict adherence to the work ethic enrich and enshrine the manufacturing and markebility of each of the Company’s products.

KPL expects to achieve quality business through understanding, accepting, meeting and fulfilling customer expectations. The organization maintain strict quality control procedures at every step starting from sampling and analysis of starting materials to dispatching of finished products with proper documentation complying ISO 9001:2008 standard. Personnel working at all levels are committed to adopt advanced technology for continuous development.

KPL has always been in pursuit to reach the peak of the continuously enhanced standards of manufacturing of health and health-related products. All of our efforts have always been focused to serve the mankind with quality products and services for a better and healthy living.

Mission

MISSION

The company's mission is to maintain people's health and combat disease to enhance the quality of human life so that people may live longer, healthier and more meaningful lives.

Vission

VISION

Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Limited envisions a leading role for itself as a catalyst for improvement of the healthcare environment.

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Quality Policy & Certification

Quality Management System (QMS):

Our Total Quality System is our key strength. We strive to achieve and use the most advanced technology for quality control at each and every stage of the manufacturing process. We expect to achieve quality business through understanding, accepting, meeting and fulfilling customer expectations. The company ensures current Good Manufacturing Practices as recommended by WHO in its operational procedures.

To achieve the quality objective, the following activities are adopted:
  • • Ensuring fulfillment of regulatory requirements.
  • • Establishing specifications and control procedures for all starting materials, intermediates and finished products.
  • • Monitoring of systems to ensure implementation of GMP / GLP in routine operation.
  • • Identification of those parts of the process where in-process control checks are required and its implementation.
  • • Establishing proper batch documentation system.
  • • Ensuring product stability.
  • • Working closely with the relevant department for validation of equipment, processes, control procedures, critical systems.
  • • Review of market complaints for necessary actions.
  • • Ensuring a suitable product quality review system exists.
  • • Reviewing production records and investigating any suspected discrepancies.

The organization maintain strict quality control procedures at every step starting from sampling and analysis of starting materials to dispatching of finished products with proper documentation.
Personnel working at all levels are committed to adopt advanced technology for continuous development.

Certification/Accreditation

In 2011 Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. became ISO 9001 certified company. ISO 9001 certificate is the international recognition of the quality management system of this organization that complies with the standard of ISO 9001 system. This certificate was awarded by Orion Registrar Inc. USA. In Bangladesh among 250 pharmaceutical companies only few have become ISO 9001 certified and Kemiko is one of them.

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Key Personnel

Mr. M. A. Kalam

Chairman

Mrs. Nurul Kalam Aurora

Managing Director

Barrister M. N. K Aswad

Deputy Managing Director (Head of Operation)

Mr. Md. Fazlul Hoque

Director & Chief Operating Officer, Dhaka

Advocate Abu Taleb Talukder

Legal Advisor

Md Zillur Rahman

Training Consultant

Zillur obtained BSc Hon’s, MSc degree in Zoology (Major in Genetics) from Rajshahi University. He joined Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. in May 2004. Since his joining he has been contributing his best effort for the continued growth of the Company. Prior to joining Kemiko, he worked in other companies. He started his career with Glaxo Bangladesh Ltd. in its marketing Department in January, 1979. He served there for 21 years in different capacities. He has been afforded long service award by the Company, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). He left the Company in the year 2000, under voluntary separation scheme (Golden Handshake). He also worked in Somatec Pharmaceuticals Ltd., and in General Pharmaceuticals Ltd. in managerial positions. Zillur has attended a number of professional trainings & workshops at home and abroad. He is a versatile performer in the field of training, involving Pharmaceuticals marketing and sales, disease management by drugs, leadership & management training, and so on.

Mr. Md. Mominur Rahman

Manager, Distribution

M. Sc. in Statistics, Performing as a Head of Distribution From 01-01-2002 to till date at Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. There are 17 depots including Central Depot, 240 SR & 54 Depot Staffs under his supervision. His Overall responsibility is to manage company's distribution operations including central distribution functions and warehouse management as well as functional operation of 17 depots/sales offices throughout the country. He joined Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. on 01st December, 1997 as a Marketing Services Executive under Marketing Department and worked there for 3 years, then promoted to his current position. Before joined in Kemiko he worked as an Assistant Manager at 'Potiachara Tea Garden' under James Finlay (PLC) at Sreemongal for one year.

Dr. M. Rafiqul Islam

Head of Veterinary Division

Dr. M. Rafiqul Islam is one of the visionary leaders in Animal Health industries in Bangladesh. He obtained graduation in Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from Shah Jalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet (SUST), and later he completed post-graduation in Public Health & Food Hygiene from Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh. He attended number of international seminars, symposiums and workshops in poultry, dairy and aqua segments. The first Seminar on “Control Strategy Plan of Avian Influenza in Bangladesh” at Hotel Sheraton, Bangladesh in 2007 conducted by him which was sponsored by Avimex Animal Health, USA. Dr. Rafique possesses professional standing with noticeable success achieving outstanding growth revenues, profit objectives and implementation of process by applying his knowledge, expertise, integrity, enthusiasm and commitment.

Dr. Mohammad Kamrul Islam

Assistant Manager and In-charge, Herbal Division

Dr. Kamrul has been working in Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. since April, 2011; currently, holding the position - Assistant Manager and In-charge, Herbal Division under Marketing Department. Dr. Kamrul has astounding health- Product Business expertise and proven skills in aspects of marketing, product/brand management and developing challenging promotional strategies to achieve Company goal. He graduated on herbal medicine under the University of Dhaka in 2003 and achieved MBA degree from the same university in 2011. Prior to join in Kemiko, he served two giant multinational companies based in China and Germany.

Our Functional Divisions

Veterinary Division

Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Limited, one of the fast growing and leading Pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh, has been manufacturing and marketing a wide range of products in different dosage form for human use since 1988.

We started to manufacture animal health care products since 2010 to contribute to the development of animal health industry in Bangladesh. We have already established a good name for quality products maintaining ISO status and our continuous dedication to the development of animal health medicine and recognized as a technology driven animal health company.

Under the latest facilities for GMP regulation, strict Quality Control and Quality Assurance (Quality Management), we continue Research and Development (R&D) with all our might for more efficacious and safer animal health products. We enjoy a high reputation for our outstanding product quality and sincerity of service in the field of animal health medicines and feed additives.

We always keep in mind the importance of human health with the motto 'Contributing to human health through animal health'.

We will excel in our endeavor for better animal and human health respectively. We consider ourselves happy when we satisfy our customers by doing our best and they prosper in their respective businesses. We do believe that Customer's support is our success.

We have and we will the trust of customers (prescribers, chemists and farmers) has always been our top priority.

In the coming years, we will continue close relationship with our customers and position ourselves in the heart of Animal Health Care in Bangladesh.

Vission

Vision:
To be a global leader in Animal Health Care and contribute to human health through improvement of animal health.

Mission

Mission:
Continuous innovation to offer the best quality products & services in animal health market through continuously acquiring & encouraging knowledge, expertise, talent & strength.

Our Core Value:
Honesty, Integrity, Loyalty & Commitment, Innovation, Customer Delight, Transparency, Performance Focus and Care for Society.

Company Philosophy:
Cooperation : I can do it
Diligence : I can work hard
Trust : We can succeed

Ophthalmic Division

To cater the special requirements of the Ophthalmologists with due focus and priority, KPL has inaugurated Ophthalmic Division which is a functional division of Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. To ensure highest possible quality of our ophthalmic products, our ophthalmic production facility is equipped with HVAC system, Class 100 aseptic production area, Automatic Filling Machine, etc. Presently we have a significant range of ophthalmic products including antibiotics, steroids, combinations, NSAIDs, lubricants, anti-oxidants, etc. which is expanding gradually to meet the changing trend and demand of the prescribers.

About Herbal Division

Herbal Division of Kemiko Pharma started its journey in January, 2013 keeping ‘Safe, Simple, Sustainable Health’ philosophy in its heart. We intend to discover, develop, and commercialize innovative products through natural ingredients.

Vission

Vision of Herbal Division, Kemiko Pharma is to fundamentally transform the way, we think simple about sustainability of true health by providing quality natural products.

Mission

Our mission is to consistently design new therapeutic and preventive solutions based on herbal elements.

Reference website www.protik.com.bd

Presently, the therapeutic classes we are covering : Adaptogen and Immunomodulator, Non sedative Anti-tussive and expectorant, Local pain reliever etc.

Food Supplement

Food Supplement Division of Kemiko Pharma started its journey in August, 2010 keeping ‘Safe, Simple, Sustainable Health’ philosophy in its heart. We intend to discover, develop, and commercialize innovative products through natural ingredients.

Mission

Vision of Food Supplement Division, Kemiko Pharma is to fundamentally transform the way of well being, we think safer paths about sustainability of true health by providing quality natural products.

Vission

Our mission is to consistently design new therapeutic and preventive solutions based on natural elements.

Distribution Network

KPL a nation-wide distribution channel covering every corner of the country. The channel is maintained through 17 depots including a Central Depot at Dhaka and 4 Marketing offices. A smooth distribution is ensured with optimum number of HR to ensure proper and timely delivery of our goods to cater the need of our valuable prescribers and consumers.

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Depot Address
CENTRAL & DHAKA DEPOT
'Sylhet House',
119/A, Segun Bagicha,
Dhaka-1000.
Tel: 8313561,Ext.-118
Mob: 01841006016, 01841006086
E-Mail: dhaka@kemikopharma.com
NORSINGDI DEPOT
HouseNo.-339 (2nd Floor),West Brammondi,
Khalpar,
Narsingdi.
Mob:01841006201, 01841006202
E-Mail: norsingdi@kemikopharma.com
BARISHAL DEPOT
Mintu Mansion-2,
Police Line Road,
Barishal.
Mob: 01841006203, 01841006204
Email: barisal@kemikopharma.com
CHATTOGRAM DEPOT
Sultan Mansion,
21, Panchlaish,
Chattogram.
Mob:01841006215, 01841006216
E-Mail: chittagang@kemikopharma.com
RANGPUR DEPOT
House No.332, Road No.10,
Dhap Eng. Para, Burirhat Road,
Rangpur.
Mob: 01841006229, 01841006230
E-Mail: rangpur@kemikopharma.com
COX'SBAZAR DEPOT
Kushum Niloy, Kalur Dokan, Tekpara,
Cox'sBazar.
Mob:01841006217, 01841006218
E-Mail: coxsbazar@kemikopharma.com
FARIDPUR DEPOT
C/O. Advocate Junaid Azgor
Jhiltuli,
Faridpur.
Mob: 01841006205, 01841006206
E-Mail: faridpur@kemikopharma.com
NOAKHALI DEPOT
Riad Mansion, Feni Road, Chowmohuni,
Noakhali.
Mob:01841006219, 01841006220
E-Mail: noakhali@kemikopharma.com
JASHORE DEPOT
C/O- Sheikh Mohammad Ali,
32, Mojib Road,
East Side of Circuit House,
Jashore.
Mob: 01841006209, 01841006210
Email: jessore@kemikopharma.com
BOGURA DEPOT
House No.-419(2ndFloor)
Bonomalidev Lane, Mofiz Paglar More,
Joleshwaritola,
Bogura.
Mob:01841006227, 01841006228
Email: bogra@kemikopharma.com
PABNA DEPOT
C/O. Alhaj Azizul Haque (Ranju Haji)
(Infrontof Persever Office),
Sadar Hospital Road, Shalgaria,
Pabna.
Mob: 01841006209, 01841006210
Email: pabna@kemikopharma.com
DINAJPUR DEPOT
Holding No.-83/2875, Fakirpara,
(Adjacentto Mosque),
Dinajpur.
Mob:01841006223, 01841006224
Email: dinajpur@kemikopharma.com
SYLHET DEPOT
150, Kajal Shah Residential Area,
Nawab Road,
Sylhet.
Mob: 01841006211, 01841006212
Email: sylhet@kemikopharma.com
MYMENSINGH DEPOT
C/O.- Dr. Atiqur Rahman
'Radiant Paradise',
Suganda R/A, Maskanda,
Mymensingh.
Mob:01841006221, 01841006222
Email: mymensingh@kemikopharma.com
CUMILLA DEPOT
House- 563, West Choumohoni
Dharmapur (Opposite Sheba House),
Cumilla.
Mob: 01841006213, 01841006214
Email: comilla@kemikopharma.com
RAJSHAHI DEPOT
House-339, Road- 12, Padma R/A (Grounf Floor),
Rajshahi.
Mob:01841006012, 01841006024
E-Mail: rajshahi@kemikopharma.com

International Marketing

International Marketing

Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd. has been concentrating on domestic market from its inception in 1986. Now with a strong foot hold in the domestic market, the company is roaring to diversify in export segment too with a visionary approach with wide range of therapeutic classes of Drugs.

As a begining, we prominence primarily on semi and moderately regulated areas. We have already completed registration of a good number of products and initiated export to Cambodia, Myanmar, Bhutan. We are at the verge of exporting first consignments to Afghanistan, Yemen and Guatemala. We are also in product registration process in Philippines, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Jordan, Laos, Kenya, Nigeria and Somalia.

Along with Pharmaceutical products we are working to explore the global arena for exporting our veterinary, herbal and nutritional supplement products to different countries even to the moderate regulatory markets.

We strongly believe our international business will expand positively in many countries within very short time

For Details/Query, Please contact:

Mr. G.K.M. Jakir Hossain
Deputy Manager
International Marketing
Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Limited
Phone: +880-2-8313561,+880-2-9347725
Fax: +880-2-9340085
Cell Number: +880-1841006080
E-mail id: export@kemikopharma.com
Skype id: jakirhossainsabuj

Our Facility

Manufacturing facilities

Manufacturing areas Facilities
Non-sterile Production areas for capsule, tablet, liquid, suspension, ointment and cream The respective manufacturing areas have been arranged with proper machinery and equipment with easily cleanable facilities. These areas are built with suitable construction materials, walls and floors are epoxy painted, covings are made on the corner walls for easy cleaning, completed with necessary in-line stainless steel pipe works with Heating, Ventilation and Air-conditioning (HVAC) systems, adequate lighting and instant supply of compressed air, appropriate power lines, drinkable, purified and distilled water with highest purity.
Sterile Production Areas Sterile products manufacturing areas are independent, dedicated and separated from general non-sterile manufacturing areas with facilities for ampoule washing, drying, filling-sealing and sterilization. The arrangements for utilities are similar to that of non- sterile manufacturing areas but with sufficient HEPA filter installation to ensure contamination-free clean environment as per GMP for parenteral preparations. The entrance is maintained with double-door entry system and pass boxes have been set up for the access of production materials. Filling-sealing are done in 100 class room and under laminar air flow with a minimum velocity of 0.45 meters/second. The efficiency of HEPA filters are periodically checked by out-side engineers on contract basis. Room : Class 100 (Grade B) and Under LAF: Class 100 (Grade A)
Product Packaging Areas In addition to the central packaging area with temperature and humidity controlled, there are arrangements for in line primary packaging system by both manually and automatically. Traceability of the products under packaging is strictly maintained.
Storage The starting materials, packaging materials and finished products are stored in suitably conditioned areas as per GMP.

Water systems

Water production, storage and distribution systems are properly designed, maintained and monitored daily to ensure supply of quality water free from microbial, chemical or physical contamination.

  • Drinking Water - The drinking water is supplied from a submersible deep tube well sunk inside the premises with appropriate filter assembly for purification.

  • Purified Water - Purified water is produced from drinking water by deionization and reverse osmosis. The water is continuously circulated at 80°C to keep microbial count low even when the plant is not in use. The construction material of vessel and supply pipe is of stainless steel of grade 316 having a capacity of 660 litres per hour with maximum operating pressure of 600 psi and the filtering system is membrane type composite cartridge filters of 0.000 1 microns.
  • Water for Injection - Water for injection is produced from purified water by a multicolumn distillation plant at 80 to 120 litres per hour. Its storage and distribution are efficiently designed and maintained to prevent any contamination. It is constantly circulated at 80°C to avoid the multiplication of microorganisms. The construction material of vessel and supply pipe is of stainless steel of grade 316.

List of major production machinery

The machineries are procured form Taiwan, Korea, India, China meeting the present requirements and growing needs of the company. Highest possible standards are ensured before final procurement each of the machineries and accessories/extensions. Major machineries are listed below without detailed specifications.

Tablet Section
  • 45, 35 & 27 stations double sided high speed rotary tablet press machines.
  • 16 stations Tablet compress machines
  • Fluid bed driers
  • Rapid mixing granulators
  • Coating machines
  • Blister packing machines
  • Capping & Induction sealing machines
Capsules Section
  • Automatic Capsule Filling Machine
  • Capsule Shell Inserters
  • Capsule Polishing Machine
Dry Syrup Section
  • Double Cone Blender
  • Tray Dryers
  • Automatic Powder Filling Machine
Liquid Section
  • S.S.Vessels with Emulsifying Stirrer/ Plain stirrer
  • Liquid filling Machines
  • Automatic Erect Type Bottle Labeling Machine
  • Jet Printing Machines
  • Automatic Liquid Line
Ointment Section
  • Jacketed Vessels with Stirrer
  • Tube Filling Machines
Sterile Section
  • Ampoule Washing Machine
  • Dry Heat Sterilizers
  • Charging Vessel with Stirrer
  • Automatic Ampoule Filling & Sealing Machine
  • Eye Drop Filling Machine
  • Air Shower Machine
  • Laminar Air Flow (Horizontal/Vertical)
  • Double Pass Water Treatment Plant with mixed bed
  • Multi Column Distillation Plant
R &D Department
  • Planetary Mixer
  • Fluid Bed Dryer
  • Coating Machine
  • Mini Press 8 Stations Tablet Compression Machine
  • Stability Chamber
Oral Rehydration Salt Preparation Section
  • Drum Mixer
  • Horizontal Sachet Packing Machine
Veterinary Section
  • Oscillating Granulator
  • Bolus Machine
  • Strip Packing Machine
  • Liquid Filling Machine
  • S.S. Vessel With Stirrer
  • Sachet Sealer
List of major Quality Control equipment
  • Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer - Shimadzu, Japan
  • Dissolution tester - Shin–K wang, Japan
  • Muffle furnace – Barnstead, Thermolyne,USA
  • Electric Oven (Temperature up to 300o C) - India
  • UV-VIS Detector – SPD-10, AVP High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) – Shimadzu, Japan
  • Incubator – 50 L - Temperature up to 600o C - China
  • Iso-temperature Oven up to 2500 o C - Fisher, USA
  • Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrophotometer (FTIR) - Shimadzu, Japan
  • UV Spectrophotometer - Shimadzu, Japan
  • Titrino Karl Fischer Titrator - Metrohm, Switzerland
  • Laminar Air Flow Unit - Faster, Italy
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