TPICO At a glance


The largest exporter of pharmaceutical products in the country


More than 10,000 people working in 25 subsidiary companies


Export of raw materials and final products to over 50 countries 


Production of more than 70 percent of the country's pharmaceutical raw materials


Distributing more than 35% of the pharmaceutical products in Iran


Production of more than 30% of finished pharmaceutical products of the country


Tamin Pharmaceutical Investment Company (TPICO) is the largest pharmaceutical holding company in Iran, which has been operating since 1992 and is the largest Iranian exporter of pharmaceutical products.

Companies in TPICO are working with an innovative approach and using the latest global knowledge and technology therewith valuable human resource to provide high quality and affordable medications for people.

TPICO's mission is "Optimal management of the investment portfolio in pharmaceutical industry with the aim of creating value for shareholders and providing high quality and affordable medications for society/ patients."

TPICO's vision is to be "The top pharmaceutical holding in the country's capital market in terms of managing the Return of Assets".

In addition to fulfilling its social responsibilities, TPICO is committed to protect the assets of millions of Social Security Insured people who are the real owners of these companies.

TPICO's areas of activity are:



  • Pharmaceutical R&D

    Pharmaceutical Research and Development:

    Research and Development units of TPICO companies are among the most active units in the development of raw materials and new pharmaceutical finished products in the country. While developing new products required by the country's pharmaceutical market, they are also responsible for optimizing production process in the companies.

    TPICO also enjoys a knowledge-based company (Tofigh Darou) focused exclusively in research and development of High Value pharmaceutical molecules.

  • Raw Materials

    Production of Pharmaceutical Raw Material (APIs):

    With the backbone of its most valuable capital, i.e. experienced human resources, TPICO companies are producing a great share of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (APIs) needed in Pharma Industry in Iran and exports some products overseas as well.

    These companies are: Tolid Mavade Avallieh Darou Pakhsh (Temad Co.), Darou Pakhsh Pharma Chem. Co., Iran Antibiotic Manufacturing Company (ASICO), Rahavard Tamin Company, Shirin Darou Co., Chlor Pars Company and Gelatin Capsule Company.

    Tamin Pharmaceutical Investment Company, is the predominant Iranian holding active in the production of Pharmaceutical Raw Material with 7 manufacturing companies.

  • Finished Pharmaceutical Products

    Production of human and veterinary Finished Pharmaceutical products:

    TPICO has 9 factories producing human pharmaceutical products with more than 800 products in different therapeutic categories. Some of these products are produced exclusively in our manufacturing plants for domestic market.

    These companies include: Daroupakhsh Factories Company, Farabi Pharmaceutical Company, Exir Pharmaceutical Company, Zahravi Pharmaceutical Company, Aburaihan Pharmaceutical Company, Razak Laboratories Company, Caspian Tamin Pharmaceutical Company, Pars Darou Pharmaceutical Company and Shahid Ghazi Pharmaceutical Company.

    TPICO also owns 3 companies active in production of veterinary products in different therapeutic categories including antibiotics, anti-parasitic, hormones, anesthetics, anti-inflammatory drugs, indigestion drugs, growth stimulants, disinfectants, detergents, vitamins, etc.

    These companies are: Zagros Pharmad Company, Aburaihan Pharmaceutical Company and Razak Laboratories Company.

  • Distribution

    Distribution of pharmaceutical products:

    TPICO Holding, with 3 human pharmaceutical distribution companies and one dedicated veterinary medicines distribution company holds nearly 40% of market share in Iran and is the principal pharmaceutical distributor in the country.

    All pharmacies across the country are under coverage of our distribution companies who operate under highest standards and GDP guidelines. All orders are received electronically from pharmacies and distributed from different regional warehouses at earliest possible time. All warehouses of these companies are working under highest level of quality management system to fulfill GSP requirements and regularly inspected by internal and official auditors.

    These companies are: Daroupakhsh Distribution Company, Hejrat Distribution Company and Exir Distribution Company.

  • Trading

    Trading medical devices and other related products:

    As a TPICO owned company, Owzan is among the most reputable trading companies in medical device market in Iran. Owzan Co. is a very successful company to supply the needs of medical centers and hospitals in the country enjoying partnership with many reputable companies around the world. Further to medical devices, Owzan company also imports some essential medicines and raw materials needed by pharma industry.

    In addition to the above companies, Daroupakhsh Holding Company, a main subsidiary of TPICO has been operating as an investment company for more than 60 years.