Oct. 15 (Bloomberg) -- China will invest 40 billion yuan ($627 million) developing new medicine over the next five years, the state-owned Xinhua News Agency reported today.
Total revenue in the drug-making industry will rise 20 percent annually to 3.1 trillion yuan by 2015, Xinhua said.
--Editor: Nicholas Wadhams
To contact the reporter on this story: Tian Ying in Beijing at email@example.com
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Paul Tighe at firstname.lastname@example.org