APPON (Association of Pharmaceutical Producers of Nepal) was established in the year 1990 AD by the pharmaceutical entrepreneurs with the view to facilitate, enhance and improve the service of the pharmaceutical companies in co-ordination with different government bodies, medical fraternity and pharmaceutical business houses. Today, it has 50 pharmaceutical companies as its members, who govern the 4o% of Nepalese pharmaceutical Market Share, 32 of which are certified with WHO-GMP and others in process of it.
APPON from the day of its establishment is driving towards the destination to produce safe, efficacious and economical products with high quality to serve the health sector of Nepal. To promote the Nepalese Pharmaceutical industries in the Global Market it is also supporting for export. It is also helping the pharmaceutical industries in the technical and technological advancement which ultimately aid for the development of Health segment of Nepal.