"This event is a major milestone in the history of Terumo Europe N.V., showing its engagement in providing state of the art medical treatment to the Russian community. It is a strong signal of Terumo's presence in one of the major markets on the European continent," said Mr. Camerlynck, General Manager, Terumo Europe Emerging Market Division
Terumo has been active in the Russian market for over a decade and is the market leader in key medical device markets such as blood transfusion and cardiovascular products. The representative office, located at Ivana Franco Str. 4, Moscow, will provide technical and marketing assistance to both dealers and end users in this key growth market.
"The Moscow Representative Office will soon be staffed with a full team of product and marketing specialists. We strongly believe that in this way we can provide excellent support to doctors and medical staff in their life saving activities," stated Mr. Yamamura, Chief Representative for Terumo Europe Moscow Representative Office.
Terumo Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, is a global manufacturer of medical devices with 2005 annual revenues in excess of $2 billion. Terumo Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets a wide range of medical products including cardiovascular systems, disposable medical devices, therapeutic catheters, I.V. solutions, blood bags, diabetes care systems, and medical electronic products in more than 160 countries worldwide.