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Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies

 

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The top 10 pharmaceutical companies by 2004 sales are:

 

 

 

Rank

Company

Revenues (USD billions)

R&D Spend (USD billions)

1

Pfizer

50.9

7.5

2

GlaxoSmithKline

32.7

5.2

3

Sanofi-Aventis

27.1

3.9

4

Johnson & Johnson

24.6

5.2

5

Merck

23.9

4.0

6

Novartis

22.7

3.5

7

AstraZeneca

21.6

3.8

8

Hoffmann-La Roche

17.7

5.1

9

Bristol-Myers Squibb

15.5

2.5

10

Wyeth

14.2

2.5

 

Source: Wendy Diller and Herman Saftlas, "Healthcare: Pharmaceuticals,

" Standard & Poor’s Industry Surveys, 22 December 2005, 13

 

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