Mr. Tjipto Pusposuharto started PT Pradja Pharmaceutical Laboratories (later became PT Prafa) from a 350m2 with 20 employees.
Mr. Tjipto Pusposuharto co founder PT Meiji Indonesia, a joint venture with Meiji Seika Kaisha Japan, one of the biggest producer of Penicillin group in the world.
PT Pradja Farma Hoslab was established as a separate entity to become distributor of PT Prafa and PT Meiji Indonesia.
PT Puspa Eka Pradiantara was established as a group holding company.
A once small import division, PT Dipa Pharmalab Intersains was established as a separate entity to become exclusive distributor and marketer for imported pharmaceuticals.
PT Prafa and PT Pradja Farma Hoslab were divested to Darya Varia Plc. At the time, Prafa was one of the five largest pharmaceutical companies in Indonesia.
A distribution company is acquired and converted into PT Bumi Puspa Ceremai to become distribution company for pharmaceutical and consumer.
PT Pharmasi Binangkit was acquired as manufacturing facilities to produce pharmaceutical products.
PT Jamu Puspo was established as manufacturing and marketing company for herbal-based medicine and consumer products.
PT Jamu Puspo launched its debut export product, Noni Tea, in United Emirates and Middle East countries with coordination of Assirat Trading Establishment.