EU Set to Produce Over 3.5 Billion COVID-19 Vaccine Doses in 2022: Chief Executive

By Reuters
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October 29, 2021 Updated: October 29, 2021

BRUSSELS—The European Union will produce more than 3.5 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines next year, the head of the bloc’s executive, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, said on Thursday.

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivers a statement after a meeting of the college of commissioners at EU headquarters in Brussels
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivers a statement after a meeting of the college of commissioners at EU headquarters in Brussels, on April 14, 2021. (John Thys/Pool via AP)

She added that the majority of these vaccines will be shipped abroad.

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