2005

Major Achievements in 2004 - 05

May 12, 2005

  • Improvement in ranking: Over the year 2004-2005, the company's retail sale rank has jumped to 22nd from 25th. The company's prescription rank has also progressed to 6th from 8th earlier.
  • The Zifi success story: As of March 2005 the star new launch ZIFI is ranked as the 30th largest brand in the Indian Pharmaceutical Industry, with an annual turnover of almost Rs.50 crores. This turnover base has been achieved in a short span of only 3 ½ years, unprecedented in history
  • Other new products in 2004-05: During 2004-2005 the company has introduced various other products in newer segments, being Pepcia (Rabeprazole), Drofem ( Drotaverine + Mefenamic Acid), Zinir (Cefdinir), Vitcobin (methylcobalamin) and others.
Interim Dividend

March 17, 2005

The Board of Directors of FDC Ltd., has at its meeting held on 17.3.2005 declared an interim dividend @ 75% for the year 2004 - 05 on the post bonus equity share capital of the Company. March 25, 2005 has been fixed as the record date for ascertaining the shareholders entitled to dividend.