The first study mission was a Site Visit to KUNMING Pharmaceutical Corp. to learn first hand its GMP compliant manufacturing operations.
In the beginning, Mr. Ma Weipeng (International Technical Director) introduced KUNMING Pharmaceutical Corp. (KPC) which established in March 1951. KPC is an enterprise focusing on innovative natural botanic drugs and its business scope covers Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCM), chemical medicines and medicinal circulation fields; it is integrated with R&D, production, wholesales and international marketing and sales.
The core competence was shown below.
After Mr. Ma's introduction, Mr. Fung (HKSQ exco member) briefed the history and the mission of Hong Kong Society for Quality.
Then we visited the show room of KPC. In show room, all KPC products were introduced and their drug development history was mentioned.
We saw some antique of drug production equipments.
Premier Wan Jiabao visited KPC on 6 October 2004.
After the show room visit, I represented HKSQ to present souvenir to Mr. Ma.
Followed the schedule, we visited the production line of small volume injection (filled in ampoule - 注射液瓶).
We visited Sterilization Room.
Then we had a lunch with Ms. Yu Zelin (Director – International Business), Ms. Gu Leixu (Director of Aministration) and Ms. J.Y. Cha (Manager).
Finished the first study mission, we brought some Tea leaf and Panax (三七/田七).
Panax was grinded to be powder.
We had dinner in this restaurant in that night.
For more information:
KUNMING Pharmaceutical Corp. (昆明制药集团股份有限公司)Please visit http://www.kpc.com.cn/list.asp?KindId=0501