Nation pushes overseas vaccine production

币游国际登录平台

2021-06-27

AhealthworkerpreparesadoseofSinovacvaccineatavaccinationsiteinManila,thePhilippinesonMarch31,2021.[Photo/Xinhua]Chinaisencouragingtheproductionofmoreofitsvaccinesinoverseascountries,especiallydevelopingones,tohelpensuresuppliesandspeedtheglobaleconomicrecovery,,Chinahasprovidedvaccineassistancetomorethan80developingcountriesandexportedCOVID-19dosestoover40nations,saidMaoJunfeng,anofficialfromtheMinistryofIndustryandInformationTechnology,thecountryesticdemandforvaccines."Chinesevaccinecompanieshavebeenworking24hoursadayatfullthrottletospeedupproduction,"Maosaid."Comparedwiththebeginningofthisyear,inasvaccineproductionhistory."Chinahasalreadyprovidedmorethan350milliondosesofitsCOVID-19vaccinesoverseas,andthenationistryingitsbesttoassisttheglobalfightagainstthepandemic,Maosaid."Toenhancetheglobalvaccinesupply,threeChinesecompanntries,"strengtheninginternationalcooperationinvaccineproductionandexpandingtheaccessibilityandaffordabilityofvaccines,,director-generaloftheForeignTradeDepartmentattheMinistryofCommerce,sai,alsoknownasSinopharm,andSinovacBiotechhavealreadybeenincludedintheWorldHealthOrganizationvaccinestoactivelyexpandtheirexports."Inordertoensurethequalityandsafetyofvaccineproducts,thegovernmentsupportsSinopharm,SinovacandTianjin-basedCanSinoBiologicsInctoexportindependently,"saidLi,addingthatChinawelcomescountriesandinternationalorgani,anofficialattheCommerceMinistrysDepartmentofOutwardInvestmentandEconomicCooperation,saidthatapartfromexportingvaccinestocountriessuchasPakistan,Zimbabwe,CambodiaandthePhilippines,Chinahasorganizedandimplementedva,aspokesmanforSinovac,said,"Toreinintheglobalpandemic,thebiggestchallengeistoensuresufficientsuppliesofvaccinestoallcountries."Thecompanyhadsupplied600milliondosesofCOVID-19vaccinesglobally,includinginChina,asofMay31,globalsupplyofvaccines,,chairmanoftheChinaAssociationforVaccines,saidproductionofthevaccinesoverseascpublichealthsystems,,aseniorresearcherattheChineseAcademyofInternationalTradeandEconomicCooperationinBeijing,saidcountrieswithoutadequateaccesstoCOVID-19vaccinesareoftende,effortsbyChinesevaccinemakerstoimproveglobaldistributionarehighlysignificanttopandemiccontrolandeconomicrecovery,duniversalaccesstoCOVID-19vaccinationswillmakethedifferencebetweenpromptlyendingthepandemicandplacingtheworldeconomyonaresilientrecoverytrajectory,orlosingmoreyearsofgrowth,developmentandopportunities.(Webeditor:GuoWenrui,LiangJun)。