Confederation expects up to 73.5 million vaccine doses in the second quarter

Confederation expects up to 73.5 million vaccine doses in the second quarter

The federal ministry of health expects between 70.5 and 73.5 million corona vaccine doses for germany in the second quarter. This is from delivery forecasts, which the ministry published in the internet. In the first quarter there are 19.8 million cans. In the second quarter, 10.1 million doses of the vaccine of the US manufacturer johnson johnson are to be delivered, from which only a dose of the vaccines used so far is notified.

Only with uncertainties

Earlier earlier, the ministry had indicated that from the 5. April to 1. May up to 15.3 million cans of vaccine should be supplied. According to the ministry, subject to the ministry are still subject to uncertainties. For the entire year 2021, the resort of federal health minister jens spahn (CDU) expects 323.7 million vaccine doses against corona for germany.

100.7 millions of these corona vaccines are expected by the german manufacturer BIONTECH and its US partner pfizer, at least 78 million doses of moderna, 56.3 million doses of astrazeneca, 36.7 million doses of johnson johnson, 24.5 million from curevac and 27.5 million from sanofi / GSK. For the last two, the prerequisite is that they are admitted by the european medicines agency EMA.