Daiichi Sankyo Europe's net sales have been about €590 million in the Financial Year 2013 (as of 31 March 2014). In terms of sales, Europe is the third most important market for the Daiichi Sankyo Group. The biggest markets here for Daiichi Sankyo are Germany, France, Italy and Spain.
In fiscal year 2013, we employed about 2,000 people in 12 European affiliates. In the same year we invested €1.42 billion worldwide in research and development, or 17.1 per cent of our net sales.