AMSA S.p.A. was built from the ground in 1953 near Como, roughly 50 km from Milan. The oldest plant of the group, but younger than ever, with 52m3 of glass-lined and stainless steel vessels usually manufactures small/medium volumes APIs. The new, state-of-the-art “last step” facilities have been added in 2011 providing additional reaction capacity. AMSA got its first FDA approval in year 1998.