On June 14, 2017, Athenex celebrated its initial public offering (IPO) at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.
Athenex (formerly Kinex) to invest $1.62 billion in drug discovery and advanced manufacturing partnership, creating 900 jobs in Dunkirk and 500 jobs in Buffalo over the next ten years.
State investing $225 million to support the Buffalo Medical Innovation and Commercialization Hub and help create new opportunities for the region.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced a major expansion of Athenex that will create 1,400 jobs throughout Western New York. This announcement, made possible by a partnership with the SUNY Polytechnic Institute, includes a major expansion of Athenex’s North American headquarters at the Conventus Building in Buffalo, as well as the creation of a state-of-the-art, 300,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Dunkirk.
Athenex Completes Public/Private Partnership Agreement with Chongqing, China To Construct Two New Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plants
Athenex recently announced the completion and execution of a definitive agreement with the Banan District in Chongqing, China to construct two separate pharmaceutical manufacturing plants on Banan sites already identified and selected by Athenex management. Under the terms of the agreement, Banan will provide the funding for the land and construction of the manufacturing plants according to Athenex specifications, and Athenex will equip the facilities.