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1,3-Dimethyl-2-Imidazolidinone [CAS: 80-73-9]

Austin Chemical is very pleased to offer DMI as produced by Mitsui Chemicals.

Appearance:  Colorless liquid

Color [APHA]:  10 max

Purity [GC%]:  99.0% min.

Refractive Index n D25:  1.468-1.473

Moisture [Wt%]:  0.05 max.

DMI, as a non-proton polar solvent, has excellent solvency power, stability, and high quality.  DMI is used in a broad range of areas such as polymers, detergents, electronic materials, dyestuffs and pigments, surface treatment agent, and petroleum products.  It is also useful as a reaction solvent, such as in the synthesis of high-added-value products. 

DMI, in comparison to other polar solvents:

  • Possesses excellent dissolving and reaction-acceleration properties; allowing for a high-purity reaction product within a shorter time and with a higher yield.
  • Has excellent solubility for organic and inorganic compounds, and a higher stability to acids and alkalines even at high temperatures; allowing for increased flexibility as a reaction solvent and a broader application field.
  • Has higher safety in regards to Reproductive Toxicity and Specific Target Organ Toxicity.

Please contact Austin Chemical for samples or detailed technical information for this material. 

 


 

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Domino Specialty Ingredients

We offer a wide variety of quality sugars meeting the requirements of the National Formulary as well as Certified European Pharmacopia standards. All sugars are tested for compliance with National Formulary Monographs and a Certificate of Analysis is provided for each order. These sugars may be used with confidence in numerous pharmaceutical applications, including tablet coatings, syrups, nutritional formulas, antibiotics and tablet excipients.

From Di-Pac® compressible sugar, specially manufactured for tableting and mixes, to NF approved sugar for syrups or your specialty application. Below is a listing of their products available through Austin.

Pharmaceutical Grade Sugars

  • Di-Pac® Direct Compacting & Tableting Sugar: An excipient used by the pharmaceutical industry. Its useful properties include high flowability, low hygroscopicity, sweetness and non-reactivity with other tablet components.
  • NF® Granulated Sugars: Available in a wide variety of granulations and “Confectioners” grades

New Products Offerings

  • Agave Nectar – Light, Organic
  • Agave Nectar – Dark, Organic
  • Stevia Extract – 98%/95%/80%/60%

Other Ingredients Products

  • Flavor and Texture Modifiers
  • Invert Sugars
  • Evaporated Cane Juice: Organic and Natural, Golden Granulated, Organic Powdered
  • Honey: Dry, Liquid, and Powdered
  • Brown Rice Syrup: Organic and Natural
  • Malt Dry and Malt Liquid (Malted Barley): Organic and Natural
  • Molasses Dry and Liquid: Organic and Natural
  • Specialty Sugars: Brownulated® Brown Sugar, Liquicane® Sugars, Demerara Washed Raw Cane Sugar, Orgnic Light, Medium and Dark Brown Sugar
  • Bakery and Condy Fondants, Icing Sugars, and Colored Confectioners Sugars

zuChem’s zuCarb™ High Purity Rare Sugar Reagents

zuChem and Austin Chemical are proud to announce the availability of the zuCarbTM line of rare sugar reagents.

  • L-Ribose (powder)
  • L-Ribulose (syrup)
  • D-Xylulose (syrup)
  • L-Xylulose (syrup)

Bioiberica’s Heparin Sodium

Bioiberica, S.A. has more than 30 years experience in the GMP manufacturing of Heparins and derivatives. Their Heparin line of products stands out for its high level of safety and guaranteed traceability, critical factors that provide high added value to their customers. Bioiberica has built a solid, consistent methodology for this product, from the raw material to production of the final product, including sophisticated purchasing systems and new analytical tools covering the specific needs of these products.


Ronin Group Enterprises’ 4-Dimethylaminopyridine (DMAP)

A well known and widely used hypernucleophilic acylation catalyst, finding use in pharmaceutical, agricultural, polymer and chemical process industries. Its effectiveness in even the most difficult transformations is well noted. We invite you to contact Austin for a quote on developmental and/or commercial volumes along with product and package specifications.

APMT

  • We are proud to be part of the Austin Chemical partner network.

    Together we are your integrated technology service provider providing Global Solutions. Challenge us with your inquiry!

    For more information on products and services offered by Austin email
    info@austinchemical.com or call (847) 520-9600.

    APMT Profile

    • Operations began 2013, New Orleans, LA after spin-out from Tulane University
    • Foundation of 10 issued patents, 25 pending and over $20M in R&D investment
    • Presently operating out of 6,700 sq. ft. facility
    • Core team of people (R&D, engineering, manufacturing, field service, operations)
    • Technical Advisory Board (TAB) of five world experts in polymers and biotechnology
    • Focused on developing IIOT, hardware/software/data products

    Relevance in Current Environment

    The future of manufacturing is efficiency, automation and enabling technologies (Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing, IIOT, etc.)

    Automatic Continuous Online Monitoring of Polymerization Reactions for Lab and Pilot Plant Scale Reactions

    APMT’s proprietary ACOMP platform solution is a completely automated means of characterizing polymers during synthesis or other processing steps.

    ACOMP allows for tighter control of processes resulting in:
    Automatic Continuous Online Monitoring of Polymerization Reactions for Industrial Processes

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    cas# 3398-22-9
    Chiral building block
    Hydroxy ethyl starch, cas# 9005-27-0 Nonionic starch derivative, blood volume expander
    TCEP, cas# 51805-45-9 Reducing agent, peptide disulfide bonds
    Methane Sulfonic acid, cas# 303-81-1 Organic acid, pharmaceutical grade
    Ravecarb  Polycarbonate Diols Precursor for high performance polyurethanes
    Novobiocin acid,
    cas# 303-81-1
    API reference material
    Vecuronium Bromide,
    cas# 50587-95-6
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    Ishikawa’s reagent, cas# 309-88-6 Fuorination reagent
    Iodine monochloride, cas#
    7790-99-0
    Organic synthesis reagent
    Tartaric acid, cas# 87-69-4 Chiral molecule, salt
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    cas# 2719-27-9
    Organic synthesis
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  • Formulation Offerings

  • Solid Dosage

    Annual Capacity

    • Tablets – 2 Billion (expandable to 3 Billion)
    • Capsules – 300 Million (expandable to 600 Million)

     

    Production Capacity

    • Five Granulation Areas – 2000 Kilos per shift
    • Eight Compression Areas – 10 Million per shift
    • Five Coating Areas – Sugar, Film and Enteric,Aqueous and Solvent-based
    • Two Encapsulation Areas – 2 Million per shift

     

    Batch Size

    • 10 – 30 Kilos in pilot scale
    • 80 – 480 Kilos in production plant
    • Blending to 1000 Kgs

    Packaging

    • Blister – PVC, PVC/PVdC, Alu/Alu • Bottle • Bulk
    • Primary packaging area air filtered and conditioned to 0.3 μ
    • Individual and dedicated air handling units with pressure cascade
    • Purified water by Ultrafiltration, Reverse Osmosis and Electro-deionization to BP/EP/USP standards
    • Ability to handle manufacture and packaging of moisture-sensitive products (<20% RH)

     

    Regulatory Status

    • WHO-GMP certified
    • MHRA and TGA approved
    • No beta-lactams, biologicals, cytotoxics,or hormones handled on site
    • FDA inspection planned for mid 2011
    • Ophthalmic unit planned for Q4, 2012

    Fully-Equipped Analytical and Formulation Development Laboratories

    Solid Dosage

    Forms
    • Injectibles (Human and Veterinary)
    • Ophthalmics
    • Ear Drops
    • Nasal Drops

     

    Presentations / Annual Capacities
    • Liquid Vials – 43 million
    • Lyopholized Vials – 3 million
    • Prefilled Syringes (0.1 to 5 ml) – 32 million
    • Ampoules – 23 million
    • Three-piece dropper bottles (0.5 to 10 ml) 16 million
    Regulatory Status
        WHO-GMP certified
        FDA inspected
        TGA and MHRA audits planned
        Oncologic unit planned for Mid 2011

     

    Typical Procedures Include
        HPLC, UV/Vis Spectrophotometry, Particulate Analysis, Endotoxin Analysis, FTIR Spectroscopy, Sterility Testing
  • Particle Engineering

  • Research, Development and Commercial Scale Supply

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    Pre-clinical Solubility & Bioavailability Enhancement

    • Screening method: Quenching and Film Casting
    • Processing Solid Dispersions: Spray Drying, Melt Extrusion, Spray Congealing and Electro Spinning
    • Analytical Solid State Testing: mDSC, XRPD, FTIR
    • Stability Testing at different Temperatures and Relative Humidities
    • In Vitro Dissolution Testing
    • Final Dosage as powder, tablet or capsule, by using different formulation technologies
      • High Shear Wet Granulation
      • Fluid Bed-Dryer-Coater-Granulator
      • Vacuum Dryer
      • Extruder
      • Spheroniser
      • Tablet Press
      • Tablet/Capsule Coater
      • Capsule Filling

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    Micronization

    • Grams to Tons
    • Over 200 commercial products handled annually
    • Experience with over 1,000 different products
    • Containment systems up to 0.1 μg/m3
    • Jet-MCA® (Mechano Chemical Activation) for API-carrier composites
    • Capacity greater than 1,000 MT/year

     

    Formulation Spray Drying Solutions

    • Grams to Tons
    • Ideal for Temperature Sensitive Products
    • Aqueous and Solvent systems
    • Containment systems up to 1 μg/m3
    • Solid Dispersions
    • Amorphous Powders
    • Powders for Inhalation
    • Lipo-Technology

    Bulk Spray Drying Solutions

    • Solid dispersion technology
    • Improvement of API properties
    • Oily API to Powder
    • Orally disintegrating tablet system – F-MELT® system
    • Capacity greater than 2,000 MT/year

     

    Nano-emulsions

    Examples of past successes:

    • Fish Oil
    • Conjugated Linoleic Acid
    • Boswellia Serrata

    Nanoparticles

    • with Supercritical Fluid Precipitations
    • with Nanonizer®
    • with HGCP® technology

     

    Other Services

    • Roll Compaction
    • Briquetting
    • Blending
    • Mechanical classification
    • Mechanical pulverization
  • ChemConnection

  • ABOUT US

    ChemConnection is an innovative, award-winning company with a focus on the development and GMP production of innovative nanomedicines and active pharmaceutical ingredients. ChemConnection is privately owned and is located at the Pivot Park in Oss, the Netherlands. The company became operational in 2012 and evolved from the Organon/MSD early phase chemical development team. Currently, the company employs 35 FTE including chemical development, analytical development and validation, and GMP manufacturing. ChemConnections customers are located in Europe, USA, and Japan.

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  • Due Diligence Asia

    • Fixed monthly fee (based upon estimated number of inquiries) plus all additional costs (i.e.: material, shipping, import, delivery)
    • Minimum period of 12 months with termination without cause upon 90 days notice
    • Monthly fee payable at start of each month.  Itemized additional costs (materials, clearance, etc) to be invoiced at month end
    • Confidential Sourcing based on Customer’s preference
    • Austin responsible for Hazmat compliance, shipping, import, logistics and delivery
    • Austin will provide the best source(s) specific to quality, availability and  price
    • Inquiries to be processed within 24 hours of receipt
    • Response time for commercial items:
      • 5 days – US, Europe and Japan
      • 5-10 days – Southeast Asia
    • Advise non-commercially available items: 48 hours
    • Austin, through our partner network, shall attempt to develop custom sources for products not offered commercially
    • Custom synthesis: Possible sources identified within 5 days
    • Customers to advise purchase decision for ordering / updating of suppliers
    • Customers to provide periodic updates on the status of the projects for updating of suppliers
  • Austin Offers

    • Over 30 years of sourcing experience
    • Database of over 100,000 compounds
    • Global network (USA, Asia, Europe, Japan)
    • Access to diverse manufacturing capabilities
    • Due diligence by global personnel
    • Onsite personnel in Asia
    • Dedicated sourcing personnel
    • Proven systems in place
    • Supply chain management including HazMat and Logistics
    • Dedicated customer service to support needs

    Sourcing and Procurement Deliverables

    • Pricing
    • Availability
    • Specifications
    • Manufacturer information – name, supply capabilities, etc
    • Procurement services
    • Custom clearance
    • Duty payment
    • Delivery
    • Logistics support
    • HazMat support

    Austin’s Sourcing Solutions

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    zuChem

  • Natural Process to Add Value & Advance Human Health & Nutrition

    zuChem is a leading producer of unique sugars for human health and nutrition.

    zuChem develops proprietary process technologies for the manufacture of carbohydrates in the food, specialty and fine chemical markets. zuChem researchers have a proven track record in developing and implementing scalable, industrial quality processes.

    We are proud to be part of the Austin Chemical partner network.

    Together we are your integrated technology service provider providing Global Solutions. Challenge us with your inquiry!

    For more information on products and services offered by Austin, including the zuCarb™ product line, email info@austinchemical.com or call (847) 520-9600.

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    zuChem Inc. and Austin Chemical Company have formed an alliance for Austin Chemical to market and sell zuChem-produced rare sugars produced under its zuCarb™ product line worldwide. Austin represents both zuChem’s product and custom synthesis service offerings to the fine chemicals and pharmaceuticals industry.

    zuCarb™ Research Carbohydrates & Intermediates

    Monosaccharides

    Rare/modified sugars, phosphorylated sugars, activated sugars
    zucarbPharmaceutical products that incorporate glycochemicals have tremendous therapeutic potential. However, pharmaceutical research with glycochemicals has been limited, at least in part, due to the fact that rare and modified glycochemical building blocks needed to research and manufacture these new drug candidates is difficult and expensive. zuChem’s proprietary technologies and uniquely experienced staff can provide many of these rare sugars as you need them and can develop the technologies and process to create one-of-a-kind solutions for you.

  • Austin Chemical Shanghai

  • Austin Shanghai

    Austin Shanghai is an independent functional group offering dedicated sourcing, logistics and supporting services to Austin related projects.
    Our services include due diligence, supply chain risk analysis, sourcing, procurement and market investigation, etc.)

    China is the best source for basic chemical starting materials and intermediates with over thousands of chemical factories involved in chlorination, fluorination, nitration, oxidation, fermentation, boron chemistry, etc.

    AUSTIN CHINA

    Charley (Bao Chun) Zhen
    Tel:  +86-21-5301-5971

    Hundreds of R&D companies are available for CRO service and small volume building blocks for research and discovery.

    There are also hundreds of experienced pharmaceutical manufactories offering cGMP level key intermediates for pharmaceutical customers that requires more sophisticated chemistry, process optimization, etc. in large scale for lower cost.

    Austin Shanghai has more than 24 years of experiences in China and we have established good relationship with manufacturers in help them to overcome the EHS hurdles and customer service issues that stopped them from being accepted by western customers.

  • SynConnection

  • We are proud to be part of the Austin Chemical partner network.

    Together we are your integrated technology service provider providing Global Solutions. Challenge us with your inquiry!

    For more information on products and services offered by Austin email info@austinchemical.com or call (847) 520-9600.

    Exciting New Joint Venture between Syncom, ChemConnection and Austin Chemical

    ChemConnection, Syncom, and Austin = SynConnection

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  • Austin Chemical India

  • Austin ChennaiAustin Chemical India, based in Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, fully supports your needs for Development and Commercial supply materials.  We provide Starting materials to Finished dosage formulated product to Global Fine Chemical and Life Science companies.
    Our sourcing activity  is tailored to meet customer needs offering complete solutions by identifying & qualifying  suppliers offering  consistent quality and reliability from facilities complying to international standards.
    Austin India facilitates pre inspection of facilities through due diligence audits to acceptance of EHS, QMS, cGMP & other regulatory  systems guidelines.
    Our detailed due diligence helps minimize risk factors associated to supplier acceptability and reliability concerns offering potential for long term supplier relationships.
    Qualified in Hazmat evaluation we assure appropriate packaging and labeling that is in compliance  with IATA/IMDG  requirements for proper transport by air & sea.
    With India being a leading supplier of Pharma products & services to the world, it is also big market for product/raw material consumption.  Austin India using our vast network often conducts Market Investigations for products that could be likely sold into or out of  India.

    Nagarajan M.N./ACCI

    Austin Chemical India
    F1.,VCK Royal Gardens, Plot no. 15,
    Surendra Nagar 6th St.,
    Adambakkam, Chennai – 600088
    Phone :+91 760 487 7953
    Fax  +91-44-4212 3743
    Email : mnraj@austinchemical.com
    Website www.austinchemical.com

    AUSTIN INDIA

    Austin India started out with modest effort of assisting its Indian suppliers in packaging  and shipping of hazardous cargo and other logistics assistance and over the years has grown to offer sourcing & procurement, due diligence, Market investigations to identifying and outsourcing capabilities /capacity for long term supplyabilliy and relationships ranging from

    Starting materials => intermediates => API => formulation development => commercial supply

    of formulation and there by making it as one stop-shop and solution provider to Pharma industry.

    Products, Technologies, and Services notable to India include:

    Chlorination Bromination
    Chlorosulfonation Nitration
    Propargyl Indole
    Azaindole Boron
    Thiophene & Chiral chemistry compounds.

    Austin India contacts new suppliers on a continuing basis every week growing our experience and knowledge to over 150  companies.  Many have been visited and or audited by Austin.

    Name

    Category

    Vegesna Laboratories Private Limited Toll Manufacturing Company
    Symphony Life Sciences Pvt Ltd Custom Synthesis
    Sreeni Labs Private Limited Custom Synthesis
    Ci Venti Chem India Private Ltd Custom Synthesis
    Innovassynth Technologies CRAMS
    Alchem Synthon Pvt. Ltd. Custom Synthesis Propargyl  & Complex Thiophene
    Alchem International Natural product extracts
    Centaur Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. API And Formulations
     Aarti Drugs Ltd Chlorination and Chlorosulfonation on Commercial Scales.
     Adani Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd. Iodine, Piperazine And Citrate Derivativies.

    …..and list goes on. Please note that the above list are in addition to our regular API, intermediate suppliers like the Lupin, Hetero, Divis, Wochhardt, IPCA, Cipla, Unimark Remedies, Mega Fine, MSN Labs, Hikal and others.

  • CBB

  • Chemical Biological Bulk Manufacturing Network and Services S.A

    CBB is an independent functional group located in Lugano, Switzerland offering dedicated global sourcing, logistics and supporting services to its customers. 
Services include but are not limited to due diligence, supply chain risk analysis, sourcing, procurement, and market investigations.

    Carlo Cantabene
    President
    carlo@cbb-net-sa.com

    Dr. Hansjörg Jakubetz
    Partner
    hj@cbb-net-sa.com

    D. Ph. Schneider
    Partner
    ds@cbb-net-sa.com

    Office
    Via Trevano 2
    CH-6900 Lugano Switzerland
    Phone +41 91 921 10 32

    We are proud to be part of the Austin Chemical partner network.

    Together we are your integrated technology service provider providing Global Solutions. Challenge us with your inquiry!

  • Syncom

  • Excellence in designing Chemistry and delivering Molecules

    For more than 25 years, Syncom has been supporting the pharma and biotech industry medicinal chemistry and PR&D needs with world class services. Syncom operates a state of the art 45.000 ft2 facility in Groningen, The Netherlands. A team of over 90 experienced chemists – of whom 60% has a PhD degree – is available to support your projects and tackle complex chemical problems. If you are looking for a flexible, customer oriented chemistry CRO with outstanding scientific skills Syncom is the place to go.

    Key activities include:

    Medicinal chemistry, hit to lead optimization programs, library synthesis
    Process R&D, route scouting and development, winner Pfizer Process R&D innovation award in 2011
    Leading supplier of reference standards, metabolites and impurities. Over 1500 unique and complex metabolites, standards and impurities synthesized
    Custom synthesis up to 50 L scale
    World leader in chiral chemistry. Outstanding skills in chiral resolution and inventor of the “Dutch Resolution”
    Capabilities to deal with difficult substance classes
    – Vitamin D derivatives
    – Carbohydrates
    – Steroids
    – Dedicated and segregated beta lactam lab

    We are proud to be part of the Austin Chemical partner network.

    Together we are your integrated technology service provider providing Global Solutions. Challenge us with your inquiry!

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  • Consulting Services

  • Austin can cost-effectively speed product time to market, supporting the following:

    • API Manufacturing
    • Drug Product Formulation
    • Quality and Regulatory Compliance
    • Growth Financing
    • Business Relocation
    • Product or Business Valuation
    • Acquisition Due Diligence
    • Partnering and Licensing Strategies

    Expert staffing and consulting is available with fee consideration to immediately close one-time knowledge and asset gaps, enabling your firm to meet strategic goals and keep its personnel focused on primary business objectives.

  • Distribution Services

  • Austin Chemical Company, Inc. provides distribution services for foreign manufacturers, which encompass import/export, storage, shipping, invoicing, and payment collection. The customer’s ability to draw upon a continuous supply source helps to establish a manufacturer’s presence within the marketplace through our services.  Austin is now offering its 30+ years of experience to those companies that only need the “distribution” part of our activity.

    • Serving the Health Sciences and Chemical Industries for over 30+ years
    • Fee structure based on volume or value of products
    • Focus to meeting our suppliers’ or customers’ requirements and expectations
    • Singular point of contact for orders – one phone call
    • Optional sales and marketing support services
    • Optional invoicing and collection services

    Warehousing

    • Locations in Illinois and New Jersey
    • Pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and food grade ingredients
    • Specialty handling of hazardous materials
    • Separate secure storage of chemical and hazardous materials

    Distribution Packaging

    • Labeling
    • Bar coding
    • Palletizing
    • Shrink wrapping
    • Lot management
    • Lot specific shipments
  • Supply Chain Risk Analysis

  • Austin’s Supply Chain Risk Analysis service product identifies and minimizes risks associated to:

    Procurement

    • Assurance of cost competitiveness
    • Proposal for cost-cutting strategies
    • Implementation cost vs. benefit analysis
    • Focus on key, high-value, single-sourced, and/or “high maintenance items”

    Suppliers

    • Assessing security of current supply chain
    • Identification of alternate suppliers

    Materials Management and Transportation

    • Order quantities and patterns
    • Lead-time and inventory planning
    • Quality and dispensing costs

    Reasons to Outsource your Supply Chain Risk Analysis with Austin Chemical:

    • Expert knowledge of best practices
    • Global service and supply options
    • Programs are offered on a fixed-fee basis
      > Tiered fee schedule, based on scope of project
      > Typically 3 or 5 day, on-site execution
  • Global Logistics Overview

  • Austin provides logistical support services to its customers and suppliers by moving products globally to support internal and external needs. Austin will broker delivery of raw materials and value-added products to and from the US and SouthEast Asia.

    • Fee structure based on value or volume of products Focused to meeting our customers’ and suppliers’ requirements and expectations
    • Singular point of contact for orders – one phone call
    • Freight consolidation and optimization
    • FCL and LTL capability Interstate, intrastate, and international distribution capabilities
    • Extensive relationships with brokers, shippers, freight forwarders, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection
    • Hazardous material handling certification / DOT & UN compliance JIT inventory management

    Global Logistics – China and India Overview

    • Staff of five in Shanghai (20 years); one in Chennai (9 years); one in Korea
    • Region-specific knowledge of products, providers, and service industries
    • Site and Quality Systems prequalification / supplier due diligence
    • CRO/CMO manufacturers with known capabilities
    • Emerging technology provider assessment
    •  Knowledge of local customs
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Hosting of customer visits
    • Factory visits
    • Materials Hazard classification
    • Packaging selection
    • Export logistics
    • Raw material importation
    • Discovery material export
    • Typical timeline is 10 days from consolidation of products to clearance in the US
    • Austin MSDS preparation and submission to authorities for Hazmat classification
    • Packaging in accordance with international transportation regulations
    • Preparation of commercial invoice reflecting full value of products and submission to Chinese customs for export clearance
  • Market Investigation

  • Austin provides detailed product and service market analysis (North America/United States) information.

    Investigation can be expanded to markets outside of the United States.

    • Fee structure based on scope of investigation

    • Market entry program development services

    • Singular point of contact

    • Optional sales and marketing support services

  • Sourcing & Procurement

    • Fixed monthly fee (based upon estimated number of inquiries) plus all additional costs (i.e.: material, shipping, import, delivery)
    • Minimum period of 12 months with termination without cause upon 90 days notice
    • Monthly fee payable at start of each month.  Itemized additional costs (materials, clearance, etc) to be invoiced at month end
    • Confidential Sourcing based on Customer’s preference
    • Austin responsible for Hazmat compliance, shipping, import, logistics and delivery
    • Austin will provide the best source(s) specific to quality, availability and  price
    • Inquiries to be processed within 24 hours of receipt
    • Response time for commercial items:
      • 5 days – US, Europe and Japan
      • 5-10 days – Southeast Asia
    • Advise non-commercially available items: 48 hours
    • Austin, through our partner network, shall attempt to develop custom sources for products not offered commercially
    • Custom synthesis: Possible sources identified within 5 days
    • Customers to advise purchase decision for ordering / updating of suppliers
    • Customers to provide periodic updates on the status of the projects for updating of suppliers
  • Austin Offers

    • Over 30 years of sourcing experience
    • Database of over 100,000 compounds
    • Global network (USA, Asia, Europe, Japan)
    • Access to diverse manufacturing capabilities
    • Due diligence by global personnel
    • Onsite personnel in Asia
    • Dedicated sourcing personnel
    • Proven systems in place
    • Supply chain management including HazMat and Logistics
    • Dedicated customer service to support needs

    Sourcing and Procurement Deliverables

    • Pricing
    • Availability
    • Specifications
    • Manufacturer information – name, supply capabilities, etc
    • Procurement services
    • Custom clearance
    • Duty payment
    • Delivery
    • Logistics support
    • HazMat support

    Austin’s Sourcing Solutions

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    Sales & Marketing

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    Austin works as an asset extension of a supplier’s global marketing strategy on a fixed fee or commission basis, establishing field sales presence at significantly lower cost.

    Austin provides direct-to-end-user Market Introduction Services and Representation for product manufacturers and service providers.
    We provide industry-leading global sourcing and procurement services to more than 650 North American Life Sciences and Specialty Fine Chemicals companies.