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DJ Peru Says Reached Deal for 20M Pfizer Vaccines -- Market Talk

· 02/04/2021 16:42

1642 ET - Peruvian President Francisco Sagasti says his government signed a deal with Pfizer to receive 20 million coronavirus vaccines. Sagasti says the first 250,000 shots will arrive in March, and another 300,000 in April. Peru also has contracts with Sinopharm, which is expected to deliver the first million doses of its vaccine on Feb. 13, Sagasti says. The country has also inked a deal to receive vaccines from AstraZeneca and through the Covax initiative. (ryan.dube@wsj.com; @duberyan)

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February 04, 2021 16:42 ET (21:42 GMT)

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