Coronavirus: Brazil looks to build its own ventilators as China orders fall through

//Coronavirus: Brazil looks to build its own ventilators as China orders fall through

Coronavirus: Brazil looks to build its own ventilators as China orders fall through

Brazil’s health minister said on Wednesday that the country’s attempts to purchase thousands of ventilators from China to fight a growing coronavirus epidemic had fallen through and the government is now looking to Brazilian companies to build the devices.“Practically all our purchases of equipment in China are not being confirmed,” Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta said at a news conference.An attempt to buy 15,000 ventilators in China did not go through and Brazil was making a new bid, he said,…

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