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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Tuesday, 25.09.2018, 04:41

Turnover of Latvian drug wholesalers down 2% in May

BC, Riga, 10.07.2018.Print version
In May 2018, Latvia's drug wholesalers saw their aggregate turnover drop 2% year-on-year to EUR 33.79 mln, according to the data of the State Agency of Medicines.

Compared to April 2018, drug sales rose 2% in May.


In May 2018, the Latvian drug wholesalers sold 3.67 mln packages of medicines.


According to the agency’s data, 3.29 mln packages of medicines were sold to general drug stores for EUR 29.54 mln in May.


The Latvian drug wholesalers also exported EUR 15.37 mln worth of 522 various Latvian-registered medicines, up 3% against April 2018.


The average price of a package of medicines rose to EUR 9.22 (VAT included) in May from EUR 8.6 in April.






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