About Us

The Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association represents a dynamic group of companies who specialize in the production of high quality, affordable generic prescription medicines and active pharmaceutical ingredients.

Our member companies and the 11,000 Canadians working in our industry play a vital role in Canada's economy and in the sustainability of our healthcare system by providing cost-saving, safe and effective medicines.

Member companies of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA) and Biosimilars Canada are working with our partners in government and the pharmaceutical supply chain to mitigate shortages of medicines used in Canada’s hospitals due to increases in demand resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak. Read More