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Merck Limited (Merck India), formerly E. Merck Limited, is a manufacturer of pharmaceutical products, fine chemicals and pigments. The Pharmaceutical product portfolio of the company includes prescription drugs and OTC products through its divisions. It markets pharmaceutical products under the brand names of Neurobion, Polybion, Evion, Livogen Concor, Nasivion, Seven Seas and Electrobion, among others. The company’s chemicals portfolio includes active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), biopharmaceuticals and pigments, among others. Merck India’s chemical products find application in the electronics, food, pharmaceutical, printing, coatings, cosmetics and biotechnology industries. It operates mainly in India and exports its products to Asian and African countries such as Nepal, Lebanon, Kenya, Sri Lanka and Libya, among others. The company operates as a subsidiary of Merck KGaA. Merck India is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
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Table Of Contents
Merck Limited (MERCK) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 4 List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 Merck Limited - Key Facts 6 Merck Limited - Key Employees 7 Merck Limited - Major Products and Services 8 Merck Limited - History 9 Merck Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries 10 Head Office 10 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 10 Section 2 - Company Analysis 11 Merck Limited - Business Description 11 Merck Limited - Corporate Strategy 12 Merck Limited - SWOT Analysis 13 SWOT Analysis - Overview 13 Merck Limited - Strengths 13 Strength - Business Performance: Pharmaceuticals Segment 13 Strength - Support from the Parent Company 13 Strength - Focused Research and Development Activities 13 Merck Limited - Weaknesses 14 Weakness - Dependence on Third Parties 14 Merck Limited - Opportunities 15 Opportunity - New Product Launches 15 Opportunity - Growing Paint and Coatings Industry 15 Opportunity - Growth Potential: India 15 Merck Limited - Threats 16 Threat - Uncertain RandD Outcomes 16 Threat - Government Regulations 16 Threat - Market Competition 16 Threat - Anti Dumping Duty 16 Merck Limited - Key Competitors 17 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 18 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 18 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 19 Performance Chart 21 Financial Performance 21 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 22 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 23 Section 4 - Appendix 24 Methodology 24 Ratio Definitions 24 About GlobalData 28 Contact Us 28 Disclaimer 28
List of Tables Merck Limited, Key Facts 6 Merck Limited, Key Employees 7 Merck Limited, Major Products and Services 8 Merck Limited, History 9 Merck Limited, Other Locations 10 Merck Limited, Key Competitors 17 Merck Limited, Ratios based on current share price 18 Merck Limited, Annual Ratios 19 Merck Limited, Interim Ratios 22 Currency Codes 24 Capital Market Ratios 24 Equity Ratios 25 Profitability Ratios 25 Cost Ratios 26 Liquidity Ratios 26 Leverage Ratios 27 Efficiency Ratios 27
List of Figures Merck Limited, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 21 Merck Limited, Ratio Charts 23