History

Joint stock company “Rīgas farmaceitiskā fabrika”

JSC “Rīgas farmaceitiskā fabrika” is one of the biggest pharmaceutical producers in the Baltic states with a long industrial history.

The company started its activity in 1950 as pharmaceutical packaging department. The status of Pharmaceutical factory the company gained in 1957. In 1963 the Riga pharmaceutical factory was moved to the premises in Dunte street where it is located today.

In 1966 was opened “eye drop production” department in Stirnu street. 

In 1979 “eye drops production department” and “herbal teas packaging department” was joint in one unit - "herbal teas and eye drops”. 

The company was put up for privatization in 1997. After privatization process Herbal section was moved to Duntes street and now whole production process are in on territory in Duntes street.