Motilal Oswal: Ipca Laboratories - On A Strong Growth Trajectory
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Motilal Oswal: Ipca Laboratories - On A Strong Growth Trajectory

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Ipca Laboratories Ltd. is an international pharma company that produces and markets formulations, drug intermediates, and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API).

In FY20, Ipca Laboratories’ dosage form (DF) business registered 15% YoY growth (approximately 500 basis points better than industry), driven by superior execution in pain management, cardio-vascular/anti-diabetes and anti-malaria therapies.

Due to the Covid-19 led disruption, some slowdown has been seen in dermatology/anti-bacterials (5%/6% of DF sales).

For Q1 FY21, the Company recorded 8% YoY growth in DF sales. Adjusting for hydroxychloroquine (HCQS) sales to the government, Q1 YoY growth stood at 2%.

Considering the gradually improving outlook for the DF segment led by growth from government orders for HCQS and improvement in pricing/volumes within branded DFs, we expect an 11% sales compound annual growth rate over FY20–22 in DF.

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