Dehradun pharmaceutical cluster (Uttarakhand)


The Dehradun pharmaceutical industry cluster, known as ‘Pharma City’, is located about 25 kilometers from Dehradun in Selaqui industrial area. The units in the cluster are mainly engaged in production of allopathic formulations in various dosage forms such as tablets, capsules and liquid orals. Many units export their products. Most of the units procure ‘Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients’ (API) and carry out job work for larger pharmaceutical industries. There are about 52 pharmaceutical units in the cluster, most of them MSMEs.

Products manufactured

Allopathic formulations in the form of tablets, capsules, liquid oral does, ointments, and injections

Number of MSMEs


Energy consumption


Main fuels

Electricity; HSD/LDO; LPG

Production & turnover

380 million tablets, 106 million capsules, and 11.5 million sachets annually

Total energy consumption (toe)


Leading industry association(s)

Cluster Profile


Other Resources

Source: Data pertains to 2015-16, collected primarily under the TERI-SDC EESE project

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