Full List of Pharmaceutical Companies in the UAE (2023)

United Arab Emirates is a country in the Arabian Peninsula. It is a federation of seven emirates – Abu Dubai, Dhabi, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, and Fujairah. There are a growing number of pharmaceutical companies in the UAE because of favorable government policies towards foreign investment and political stability. UAE is becoming one of the biggest players in the pharma sector in the Middle East alongside Egypt and Saudi Arabia.

There are 23 pharmaceutical companies in the UAE that manufactures drugs. This is a tremendous growth from the four manufacturing units in 2010. 14 of those pharma produce human medicines, four specialises in medical devices, while two manufactures disinfectants. A big number of the pharmaceutical companies in the UAE are not manufacturers, but major pharmaceutical distributors of medicines, medical equipments.

The pharmaceutical sector in the UAE is valued at 3.7 billion dollars, with 11 pharmaceutical multinationals, such as Pfizer, Roche, AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson and Johnson, Astrazeneca, Sanofi currently operating in the country. UAE exports some of its locally produced drugs to 48 countries.

The country relies on imported drugs but plans to boost local manufacturing of drugs to $297 million in 2025. There is also a plan to establish a biopharmaceutical manufacturing campus in the UAE. Pharma companies in Dubai make the largest number of pharmaceutical companies in the UAE.

Pharmaceutical Companies in the UAE

As already mentioned, Dubai has the biggest pharmaceutical company presence in the UAE.

Abu Dhabi International Medical Services (ADI)

ttihad Complex Building
Al Musaffah, Sector M-15
P.O Box: 35880
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Phone: +971 2 5555 067
Fax: +971 2 5527 447

Abcon International L.L.C,

Suite FL-03, New Al Safiya Building,
Abu Hail Rd, P.O.Box 80513,
Dubai, UAE

9714 268 0603
Fax: +9714 262 4755
Email: abcont@eim.ae

ADCAN Pharma

Abu Dhabi Industrial City – ICAD II – Abu Dhabi
P.O. Box. 9824
+971 2 555 1719

AK International LLC (AKI)

Unit no.2205, 22nd Floor, Iris Bay Tower,
Business Bay, Dubai, UAE
Phone: +97143544552

Al Hayat Pharmaceuticals

312 Al Wahda Street, Office # 101
P. O. Box 4483,
Sharjah, UAE
TEL: +971 6 559 2481
FAX: +971 6 559 3573

834 Al Falah Street, Office # M01
P. O. Box 35460,
Abu Dhabi, UAE
TEL: +971 2 642 4515
FAX: +971 2 642 5550

Al Qusais Industrial Area #3
Store #S03
P. O. Box 112083,
Dubai, UAE
TEL: +971 4 268 3410
FAX: +971 4 262 3126

Email: alhayat@eim.ae
Web: www.alhayatuae.com

Al Waha Pharmaceutical

Sharjah – United Arab Emirates
P.O.BOX 39710, U.A.E,
Fax: 00971 6 5720209 Email: info@alwahapharma.com

Alexion Pharma Middle East FZ-LLC

Suite 501
Media City
PO Box 500594
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

T: +971 (0) 4 567 18 00

Alliance Global

Block E, Warehouse Complex
Dubai Science Park
Al Barsha South, Dubai UAE
P.O.Box: 500392

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+971 4 4224900

Arabian Ethicals

Dubai Silicon Oasis Phase 6, A Block
Dubai, UAE
Tel: +971 4 208 84 00


AstraZeneca Gulf FZ LLC
2nd Floor, Building 27 – Block D
Dubai Healthcare City
Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 3624888
Fax: +971 4 3624898

Basle Pharmaceuticals LLC

2005 latifa tower 334357 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 388 1023

Bayer Middle East FZE

Dubai Science Park Tower (North)
13th Floor / 14th Floor (Units 1406 & 1409)
P.O. Box 500829
Emirate of Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Phone: +971 4 4452700
Fax: +971 4 4299049
e-mail: bme_info@bayer.com

Biopharma S. A Group

Dubai- UAE,
Nad Al Hamar, AL Aweer
Al Gazal BIdg, Block B.

+971 4 2840426


BIOTECH Pharma Services

Muteena Street
P.O. Box 192018 Dubai
Tel.: +971 4 2366023
Fax.: +971 4 2366024
Mail: info@biotech-pharma.net

Industrial Area
P.O. Box 87398, Al Ain – Abu Dhabi
Tel.: +971 3 7626027
Fax.: +971 3 7626028
Mail: info@biotech-pharma.net


Bioventure Healthcare FZE

Address: Abu Dhabi, UAE – PO Box 5254

Khalifa Commercial Centre
Emirates Post Building
Khalifa City A

16th Street Corner 29th & 54th Street
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Boehringer Ingelheim Middle East & North Africa LLC

Index Tower, Level 13 & 15 Floor,
Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC),
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
P.O.Box 507066
Phone +971 44230400
Fax +971 44233637

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