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.

The Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association welcomes the federal government’s recognition that a stronger life sciences sector and vaccine production can contribute to a more resilient Canada and healthier Canadians. While CGPA is supportive of the proposed financial investments intended to strengthen Canada’s life sciences sector, this is only one element of what is needed to attract and sustain long-term investments. Read More