Apotex Inc. is a Canadian pharmaceutical corporation. Founded in 1974 by Barry Sherman, the company is the largest producer of generic drugs in Canada, with annual sales exceeding CA$1 billion. By 2016, Apotex employed over 10,000 people as one of Canada's largest drug manufacturers, with over 300 products selling in over 115 countries. Revenues were about CA$1.19 billion annually. Apotex manufactures and distributes generic medications for a range of diseases and health conditions that include cancer, diabetes, high cholesterol, glaucoma, infections and blood pressure.
,Apotex is a member of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association, the Generic Pharmaceutical Association, an associate member of the Canadian Animal Health Institute, the Canadian Association for Pharmacy Distribution Management, as well as the Greater Toronto Area's Partners in Project Green.