Ferring ble grunnlagt som Nordiska Hormon Laboratoriet i Sverige i 1950, og byttet i 1954 navn til Ferring.
«Ferring is a research-driven, specialty biopharmaceutical group committed to helping people build healthy families and live better lives. Ferring is a leader in reproductive medicine and maternal health, and in specialty areas within gastroenterology and urology.»
Innen assistert befruktning:
«Every year, 500,000 babies are born thanks to IVF and other assisted reproductive technologies (ART). Ferring is committed to building healthy families of every shape and size by developing innovative fertility treatments and expanding access to IVF treatment.»