Slovak medical equipment producer Chirana T.Injecta in Stará Turá, western Slovakia, will supply enough syringes and needles for the Slovak vaccination programme. It will deliver 2 million 1ml dead space syringes, 2 million 2ml syringes and 5 million needles by March 19. In the coming months, it will supply components for vaccination as needed, company general manager Teodor Lysák confirmed for the SITA newswire.
“We are ready to meet the needs of the Slovak vaccination programme even with a reserve,” said Lysák, as cited by SITA. “There will be enough components for vaccination in Slovakia.”Related articleRead more
It has recently increased its production capacity. While in the past it produced 20 million syringes annually, it plans to produce more than 100 million syringes by the end of this year.
The Slovak manufacturer currently exports its products for vaccination to Denmark, Austria, the Czech Republic and some 20 more countries.
Chirana T. Injecta will produce components for vaccination in Slovakia and store them on their premises. The state will then deal with the logistics according to the needs of individual vaccination centres.
22. Feb 2021 at 11:36 | Compiled by Spectator staff