Otsuka, HSC Dealers conference 2017
KARACHI: Consul General of Japan in Karachi, Mr. Toshikazu Isomura was the chief guest at the Dealers conference 2017 jointly organized by Otsuka Pakistan and Hospital Supply Corporation in Karachi on 23rd March. It was very well attended by Distributors and Retailers of the city.
Addressing the participants Mr. Toshikazu Isomura said that 23rd March is a historic day in the history of Pakistan. Japan has very cordial relations with Pakistan and has always tried to play its role for the betterment of the society. Otsuka is a Japanese company providing quality products for the people of Pakistan. Otsuka Welfare Clinic which was established on 10th July 2003 at Peshawar has been providing healthcare services to Afghan refugees and local residents of surrounding areas. It has been funded by Otsuka Pharmaceuticals Company, Japan and members of the Otsuka International Asia and Arab Division as a part of its Commitment to Better Health Worldwide. Mr. Toshikazu Isomura lauded the services of Mr. Abid Hussain Ex- Chief Executive Otsuka Pakistan for his untiring efforts for the progress of Otsuka Pakistan. He was also presented Ambassador’s Award by Mr. Hiroshi OE on 1st November, 2011 to honor Otsuka Welfare Clinic for its remarkable contribution to the social welfare in Pakistan.
Consul General of Japan in Karachi, Mr. Toshikazu Isomura, Mr. Mehatabuddin Feroz,
Mr. Hanif Sattar, Mr. Hamid Yahya Feroz, Mr. Abid Hussain, Syed Tariq Shahid,
Mr. Sajid Alik Khan, Mr. Mehmood Yahya Feroz, Mr. Umair Mughal and senior
Executives of Otsuka Pakistan and Hospital Supply Corporation photographed
during the Dealers conference 2017 held in Karachi on 23rd March, 2017.
Mr. Hanif Sattar, Chief Executive Otsuka Pakistan speaking at the occasion said that Otsuka plant was inaugurated in 1988 in hub industrial area which is the only multinational company in Pakistan providing IV solutions. Plabolyte is unique product of Otsuka Pakistan which is different from others products because it goes under thirty five manufacturing process. Otsuka Pakistan Limited was incorporated in February 1988 and commenced commercial production of intravenous solutions in September 1989 at its factory in Hub industrial area of Baluchistan.
Otsuka Pakistan Mr. Hanif Sattar stated is providing international quality solutions and medicines and medical profession in Pakistan is being benefited from Otsuka Research. We had very difficult time in 2015 when we stopped our production for expansion of our manufacturing plant. Our share from the market was dropped from 30 % to 13% and it was not an easy task to go on sound footing again. Now we are very much in the market again, and have also increased prices of our products and quality products are being accepted in the market. We all work as family, Mr. Hanif Sattar, added. Mr. Mehatabuddin Feroz also briefly addressed the gathering and said that we had done very well because of reliability and acceptability of our products. Medical profession has great regards for us, he added.
Mr. Hamid Yahya Feroz Director Distribution Hospital Supply Corporation addressing the participants said that we have direct contact with our customers and working efficiently towards customer satisfaction, rapid growth, and enhancement of confidence of our valued stakeholders. Lot of changes are taking place in Pakistan and people are looking towards Pakistan as shining star and it is because of will and dedication of our people. We have a tradition to organize our functions on Pakistani Theme and try to celebrate our national events as family members. A Lucky draw for retailers and Distributors was also part of the event where two Motorbikes, two generators and mobile phones were presented to the lucky winners. Mounted copies of Pakistani Businessman’s Oath were also provided to the participants which have guidance for business according to law of Sharrah.