China Is Becoming the Biggest Producer of Pharmaceutical Ingredients in the World

China now produces about two-thirds of all aspirin and is poised to become the world’s sole global supplier in the not-too-distant future.

(Nice, we all know how trustworthy Chinese manufacturers are)

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/02/magazine/02fda-t.html?_r=4&oref=slogin...