member companies
They produce nearly
of the prescription-free medicines.
They manufacture almost
of the prescription medicines.

By company membership BAH, with about 400 members, is the leading trade organisation for the pharmaceutical industry in Germany.

BAH member companies create about 80,000 jobs in Germany. They contribute enormously to the securing of the supply of medicines in Germany.

BAH Survey

Local pharmacies

More than three quarters of people in Germany trust their local pharmacy. That is the result of a representative population survey in the context of BAH’s Gesundheitsmonitor (health monitor), which was conducted by Nielsen, a market research institute, in the autumn of 2020 among 2.000 people.

Trust in the local pharmacy – by age group

Sample: 2,000 people; October / November 2020; The Nielsen Company


BAH in Social Media

Falsified medicinal products nowadays present a significant threat to public health

Pharmaceutical manufacturers in Europe have proactively launched an initiative to improve the environmental performance of medicines

There are many good reasons for a membership within BAH

BAH Press Area

Federal Minister of Economics Peter Altmaier talks about the economic resilience of German and European economies during BAH’s general meeting.

Within the Press Area you will find:

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