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Abbott Opens New Pediatric Nutrition Manufacturing Facility in Singapore
Date:2/25/2009

Company's Largest Nutrition Manufacturing Facility Will Serve Up to 1 Million Asian Infants and Children Each Year

Announces Agreement to Open a New Nutrition Science Research and Development Center

SINGAPORE, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) opened its largest nutrition product manufacturing facility in Singapore to meet increasing regional demand for its pediatric nutrition products, including Similac(R). The facility will serve up to 1 million Asian infants and children each year. This represents the company's growing commitment to the region, its single largest investment in Asia and its largest nutrition investment at US$300 million (S$450 million).

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Additionally, Abbott announced an agreement to open a new nutrition science research and development center in Singapore, where its scientists will focus on clinical trials and development of nutrition products tailored to Asian dietary needs. This center of excellence complements Abbott's new pharmaceutical research and development facility, opened last month in Singapore.

"For more than 80 years, Abbott has been a pioneer in nutrition science, bringing the most advanced products to generations of families and children," said Miles D. White, chairman and chief executive officer, Abbott, who dedicated the new plant today in Singapore. "These new facilities in Singapore will allow us to get even closer to our customers in both proximity and in understanding the unique dietary needs and preferences of A
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