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Market Chatter: Pfizer Nears New Deal for COVID-19 Vaccine Doses for Brazil

05/10/2021 03:32

07:18 AM EDT, 05/10/2021 (MT Newswires) -- Pfizer (PFE) is close to signing a deal to deliver an additional 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Brazil, Reuters reported Saturday, citing Rodrigo Cruz, an executive secretary at the Brazilian Health Ministry.

Cruz said the country has agreed to the deal and it only needs to be signed, according to the report.

Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga said last week that 35 million of these doses are due to be delivered in October, the report said.

(Market Chatter news is derived from conversations with market professionals globally. This information is believed to be from reliable sources but may include rumor and speculation. Accuracy is not guaranteed.)

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