CDMO Services

Opiates & Controlled Substances CDMO

From poppy-seed harvesting to API manufacturing and new controlled substance development, we provide deep synthetic chemistry expertise to meet technically and financially complex requirements, from development to commercialization.

  • 90

    years of alkaloid extraction

  • 10,000

    hectares of poppy cultivation

  • 24

    supportive regulatory documentations

From farm to API production


We leverage the expertise of our subsidiary Francopia, a leading integrated opiate manufacturer and distributor.

Our experience spans agronomic research, industrial and agricultural production, and distribution - all backed by a vast network and robust regulatory support to ensure our clients’ success. 

EUROAPI, through Francopia acts as manufacturer/distributor for its entire opiate and opioid API portfolio, which is manufactured at a Sanofi-dedicated site using a continuous extraction process. With 20 - 30 quality audits each year, this site is regularly inspected by international authorities such as the FDA, MFDS, PMDA, ANVISA and Tr MOH.

We offer an integrated package using on-the-ground farming and extraction in France, along with hundreds of tons of continuous extraction capabilities.

  • Controlled substance development and manufacturing
  • Intermediates for controlled substance APIs
  • Hemi-synthesis