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Baxter Healthcare Corp

 
Overview
AdvertisementBaxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions. As a global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide. Baxter had 2012 sales of $14.2 billion and has approximately 50,800 employees.
Global Presence
A global presence and infrastructure is one of Baxter's key strengths. In 2012, nearly 60 percent of Baxter's sales and workforce were outside the United States. With manufacturing facilities located throughout the world, Baxter's philosophy of manufacturing locally allows the company to better manage production, costs and pricing.

North America Baxter has many facilities in the United States including Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina and Puerto Rico. Baxter's headquarters are located in Deerfield, Illinois, approximately 30 miles north of Chicago.

Baxter has significant presence in Europe, Middle East and Africa, with manufacturing and research facilities in more than a dozen countries including Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey and the United Kingdom.

The Latin America/ Canada region includes Baxter manufacturing and distribution facilities in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico and Ontario.

In Asia Pacific, Baxter has had a significant presence for more than 40 years. Given the vast geography and dynamic development of the diverse markets, Baxter Asia Pacific operates in the structure of five sub-regions: Japan, China, North Asia, Australia/New Zealand and India/Southeast Asia.
Contact
Corporate address: One Baxter Parkway Deerfield, IL 60015-4625 Switchboard Phone: 847-948-2000 Products and Services United States Phone: 800-422-9837 (800-4Baxter) Fax: 800-568-5020 International Phone: +1-224-948-1812 Fax: +1-224-948-1813 Business hours: 8am-5pm CT