Membership  

There are three classes of membership of the Association:

  1. Full membership: companies engaged in research and/or development of pharmaceuticals. Should such a company also manufacture, it must do so in accordance with good manufacturing practice and quality control. Companies whose business is primarily the manufacture of generic products are excluded from membership.
  2. Associate membership: companies engaged in providing services to the pharmaceutical industry. Associate members shall not have the right to vote at meetings of the Association, or to participate in or receive the results of HKAPI surveys, nor shall they be eligible for election to the Board of Directors. All applications for membership are screened by the Board of Directors. Upon approval, the Association will charge an entrance fee of HK$10,000 for full member or HK$5,000 for associate member with an annual subscription fee.

Annual Subscription Fee

  • Full members : based on a sliding scale of their sales revenue
  • Associate members : HK$30,000
  • Academics and NGOs : Waived

Each full member is entitled to one vote. As of July 2019, there are 34 full members and 29 Associate members.



Full Members Associate Members Academics and NGOs

Full Members

  1. A. MENARINI HONG KONG LIMITED
  2. ABBVIE LIMITED
  3. AMGEN HONG KONG LIMITED
  4. ASTELLAS PHARMA HONG KONG COMPANY LIMITED
  5. ASTRAZENECA HONG KONG LIMITED
  6. B. BRAUN MEDICAL (H.K.) LTD
  7. BAXTER HEALTHCARE LTD
  8. BAYER HEALTHCARE LTD
  9. BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM (HK) LTD
  10. BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB PHARMA (HK) LIMITED
  11. CSL BEHRING ASIA PACIFIC LIMITED
  12. DAIICHI SANKYO HONG KONG LIMITED
  13. EISAI (HK) CO LTD
  14. ELI LILLY ASIA INC
  15. FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
  16. GILEAD SCIENCES HONG KONG LIMITED
  17. GLAXOSMITHKLINE LIMITED
  18. IPSEN HONG KONG
  19. JANSSEN, a division of JOHNSON & JOHNSON (HK) LTD.
  20. KYOWA KIRIN HONG KONG CO LIMITED
  21. MEDINOVA AG
  22. MEDREICH FAR EAST LIMITED
  23. MERCK PHARMACEUTICAL (HK) LIMITED
  24. MERCK SHARP & DOHME (ASIA) LTD
  25. MUNDIPHARMA (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  26. NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS (HK) LTD
  27. NOVO NORDISK HONG KONG LTD
  28. OTSUKA PHARMACEUTICAL (H.K.) LTD
  29. RECKITT BENCKISER HONG KONG LTD
  30. ROCHE HONG KONG LIMITED
  31. SANOFI-AVENTIS HONG KONG LIMITED
  32. SERVIER HONG KONG LTD
  33. TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  34. UCB PHARMA (HK) LTD

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Associate Members


  1. 4ICREATIVE LIMITED
  2. ALCON HONG KONG LIMITED
  3. ATHENEX HK INNOVATIVE LIMITED
  4. AWTC (LO & LAM) CONSULTANCIES LTD
  5. BAKER & MCKENZIE
  6. BRIGHT FUTURE PHARMACEUTICAL LABORATORIES LTD
  7. DCH AURIGA (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  8. GE MEDICAL SYSTEMS HONG KONG LIMITED
  9. GREATER BAY AREA MEDIA GROUP LIMITED
  10. HISAMITSU PHARMACEUTICAL (HK) CO LTD
  11. HOGAN LOVELLS
  12. HONG KONG INTERGRATED ONCOLOGY CENTRE
  13. HUMANITY & HEALTH RESEARCH CENTRE LIMITED
  14. IQVIA (IMS Health)
  15. IPSOS HEALTHCARE
  16. JACOBSON MEDICAL (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  17. JOHNSON & JOHNSON CONSUMER (HK) LTD
  18. KERRY PHARMA (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  19. LINKLATERS
  20. MADISON COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED
  21. MIMS (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  22. NEW BETA INNOVATION
  23. NUTRICIA CLINICAL NUTRITION (HK) CO LTD
  24. PHARMTECH (HONG KONG) LIMITED
  25. PURAPHARM CORPORATION LIMITED
  26. ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS (HONG KONG) LTD
  27. WEBER SHANDWICK
  28. WYETH ( HONG KONG ) HOLDING COMPANY LIMTED
  29. ZUELLIG PHARMA LIMITED

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Academics and NGOs


  1. CLINICAL RESEARCH MANAGEMENT OFFICE (CRMO) & PHASE I CLINICAL TRIAL CENTRE,
    THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
  2. HONG KONG CANCER FUND

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