The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry

Medicines are transforming our lives like never before.

We want the UK to be the best place in the world to research, develop and use the medicines and vaccines of the future.

Accelerating transformation: How to develop effective NHS-industry partnerships

The NHS Confederation and the ABPI have created new guidance on how to create effective NHS-industry partnerships. It was created with the expertise of more than 30 NHS and industry leaders. 

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ABPI Manifesto for Investment, Health and Growth

This manifesto sets out the ABPI’s vision for how the UK can overtake its global competitors. Implementing these proposals will create a virtuous cycle, where investment in medicines and research accelerates future waves of innovation and attracts an increased UK share of global R&D.

NHS Industry Case Studies Library

Partnerships between the NHS and the pharmaceutical industry benefit patients and the NHS. Visit the ABPI's library of case studies of successful partnerships. 

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Pharma Impact Map

ABPI has published an interactive Pharma Impact Map, demonstrating the value of the pharmaceutical industry in different regional areas of all the four nations of the UK, down to constituency level. Data is available on economic value, manufacturing sites, jobs, NHS/industry collaborations, and research.

The Pharmaceutical Industry in the UK

Turnover [1]
Turnover [1]
R and D Investment [2]
R and D Investment [2]
Gross Value Added (GVA) [4]
Gross Value Added (GVA) [4]