M&A and Alliances

As of Jun, 2016

Completed Acquisitions

Meiji Group Licensee Alliance Partners Date Initiated Agreements
Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. Medreich Ltd. (India) Jun 2014 Contract manufacturing organization/ contract development and manufacturing organization business and manufacturing and sale of pharmaceutical products

Joint Ventures

Meiji Group Licensee Alliance Partners Date Initiated Agreements
Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. Tjipto Pusposuharto and others (Indonesia) Mar 1974 Manufacturing and sales of antibiotics and other pharmaceuticals
Nana Chart Traders Consolidation Ltd. and others (Thailand) Sep 1979 Manufacturing and sales of antibiotics and other pharmaceuticals
Meiji Co., Ltd Bangkok IN-EX Co., Ltd.
Charoen Pokphand Group Co., Ltd. (Thailand)
Jan 1989 Commercialization partnership of drinking milk, yogurt and others in Thailand
Four Seas Mercantile Ltd.
(Hong Kong)
Mar 1993 Establish a joint venture company with Guangzhou Confectionary Factory and assist in manufacturing and marketing of the products
PETRA Foods Pte Ltd. (Singapore)
Meiji Seika (Singapore) Pte Ltd. and other company
Dec 2000 Manufacturing and sales of various confectionary products
Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. Arysta Health & Nutrition Sciences Corp. (Japan) Feb 2011 Manufacturing and sales of pharmaceuticals, agricultural chemicals and others
Dong-A Socio Holdings (Korea) Oct 2013 Research Collaboration on bio-similar products

Business Collaboration Agreements

Meiji Group Licensee Alliance Partners Date Initiated Agreements
Meiji Co., Ltd. United Biscuit (United Kingdom) Apr 1999 Non-exclusive distributorship agreement on McVitie’s Brand products
Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Dec 2015 Co-marketing Agreement in Japan for bilastine

Technical Alliances

In-Licensing
Meiji Group Licensee Alliance Partners Date Initiated Agreements
Meiji Co., Ltd. LB Bulgaricum
(Republic of Bulgaria)
May 2000 Licensing Agreement on Technical Assistance
Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. MSD (USA) Mar 2004 Development and commercialization partnership of Reflex® (Mirtazapine)
RaQualia (Japan) Mar 2011 Development and commercialization partnership of Ziprasidone
MSD (USA) Mar 2013 Commercialization partnership of Asenapine
Out-Licensing
Meiji Group Licensee Alliance Partners Date Initiated Agreements
Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. BASF Agrochemical Products B.V. (the Netherlands) May 2010 License agreement on ME5343 for world-wide development and commercialization (except Japan)
F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd (Switzerland) Dec 2014 License agreement on OP0595 for world-wide development and commercialization (except Japan)
Collaborator: Fedora Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Canada)