Lohmann partners with Indian poultry firm
Lohmann Animal Health has started a joint venture with the Indian poultry business Suguna to manufacture and market poultry vaccines. The companies are investing around $15 million in the new company, Globion India, which is based in the ‘Genome Valley’ biotech cluster near Hyderabad. Globion recently commissioned a GMP-compliant production plant that will make live and inactivated vaccines for breeders, layers and broilers. The products will use Lohmann’s vaccine technology and will be marketed under the brand name ‘GlobiVac’.