Cosmetic & pharmaceutical ingredients
The Bahamas – a mecca for pharmaceuticals
The Bahamas, specifically Grand Bahama Island, is a mecca for leading pharmaceutical companies offering privacy and a regulated environment that meets all international standards of best practice.
Grand Bahama is home to the Caribbean division of Gilead Sciences and PharmaChem Technologies. They are known for investigating combinations of compounds that treat life threatening diseases in the areas of HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, hematology, and oncology, cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases, and hepatitis B.
The Bahamas has exported pharmaceuticals totaling in excess of $30 million dollars.