Merck S.A. (Central America & Caribbean)

Merck, S.A. (Central America & Caribbean)
Merck, S.A. Guatemala was established in 1971. Our operations embrace Central America (El Salvador, Honduras, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Belize) the Caribbean (Curacao, Aruba, Trinidad & Tobago, Jamaica, Bahamas, Barbados, Haiti) and also Dominican Republic and Cuba.
Facts & Figures
Managing DirectorGerardo Blasberg
Number of employeesIn Guatemala: 200; in the region: 114
Major products -PharmaOncology (Erbitux®, UFT®), neurodegenerative diseases (Rebif®), fertility (Gonal-F®, Ovidrel®, Pergoveris), endocrinology (Saizen®, Serostim®), cardiometabolic care (Glisulin, Glisulin XR, Glucovance, Zatium, Ziac, Concor®, Eutirox®, Cilostal, Encefabol); primary care (family of Neurobion®, Calozán, Flogozán, Perenterol, Enzypride, Movipride, Ambril, Arliv, Denvar); Consumer Health Care (Cebión®, Diabión®, Iliadin); other therapheutic areas.
Major products -Chemicals

Performance & Life Science Chemicals:
Laboratory Business: hydrochloric acid fuming 37% GR; pH-indicator strips pH0- 14 universal indicator
Life Science Solutions: hydrochloric acid fuming 37% EMPROVE; Parteck® SI 400 (Sorbitol) EMPROVE
Pigments: Iriodin, Candurin. Productos y equipos para laboratorio clínico.


Merck S.A. (Central America & Caribbean)
12 avenida 0-33 zona 2 de Mixco
01002 Ciudad de Guatemala
Tel.: + (502) 2410-2400
Fax: + (502) 2250-5485
CEO: Managing Director: Gerald Blasberg
Nuestros Valores
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