Jan. 1, 2014
China has agreed to allow ten additional permanent FDA inspectors to be stationed in China. For more than a year, the US has been trying to secure visas for additional personnel, but without success. The agency has allocated $10 million to increase the number of long-term workers from its current level – a single person – up to eleven. In addition, China promised to fulfill its goal of establishing Drug Master File management for active pharmaceutical ingredients.