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Citing Decline in Demand, Sanofi-Aventis Shutting Down KC Manufacturing Site

Sanofi-aventis US said this week it will close by mid-2012 a Kansas City, Mo., manufacturing site that mainly makes solid dose forms of oral medications, based on declining demand for the products in North America.

The company said in a statement it will close down the plant in phases stretching about two-and-a-half years, with additional details on the timetable and process to be disclosed by the end of November.

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