June 16, 2009 07:00 ET

SOHM Signs Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Generic Pharmaceutical Sales in the Philippines

Robust Sales for Generic Pharmaceuticals and New Generic Drug Launches Expected to Increase Revenue for the 3rd Quarter 2009

BUENA PARK, CA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2009) - SOHM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMN), a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer that produces and markets generic drugs covering all major treatment categories announced today that the Company has signed an exclusive distribution agreement for generic pharmaceutical sales in the Philippines. The company expects steady sales increases in the 3rd quarter of 2009 due to purchase orders for generic pharmaceuticals and new generic drug launches. The Philippines pharmaceutical market is valued at US$1.8 billion per year and is growing at over 10% annually making it a viable international target market.

"SOHM is working to achieve our best 3rd quarter in the Company's history with a strong performance in the Philippines and strong results in our other international markets like India," stated Shailesh Shah, Vice President for Corporate Strategy at SOHM, Inc. "Based on our first-half results, as well as our outlook for the remainder of the year, we're raising our 2009 forecast for both sales growth and earnings-per-share."

About SOHM, Inc.

SOHM, Inc. is a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer that produces and markets generic drugs covering all major treatment categories. Global headquarters is located in North America with manufacturing sites in India. Generic pharmaceuticals are exported globally with a focus on distribution in emerging markets in Africa, Latin America, and Southeast Asia.

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