On April 5, according to domestic media reports, at the press conference of the joint defense and control mechanism of the State Council held today. Introduction by Jin Hai, director general of the General Administration of Customs General Department of comprehensive business,From March 1 to April 4, a total of 10.2 billion yuan worth of major epidemic prevention and control materials were released throughout the country.
Among them,Mainly including 3.86 billion masks, worth 7.72 billion yuan; 37.52 million protective clothing, worth 910 million yuan ;2.41 million infrared thermometers, worth 331 million yuan ;16000 ventilators, worth 310 million yuan ;2.84 million boxes of new coronavirus detection reagents ;8.41 million pairs of goggles.
From the perspective of trade mode, it is mainly general trade, accounting for about 83%, with a value of 8.52 billion yuan. At the same time, Jiang Fan, a first-class inspector of the foreign trade department of the Ministry of Commerce, said at the conference that as of April 4,54 countries (regions) and 3 international organizations have signed commercial procurement contracts for medical materials with Chinese enterprises,In addition, 74 countries and 10 international organizations are conducting business procurement negotiations with Chinese enterprises.
With the spread of the epidemic in overseas countries, masks, as effective medical protective devices, have become scarce resources, which have been listed as national strategic resources by various countries, and are prohibited from export. At the same time, they have also increased their procurement efforts in the global scope.
With the development of China's epidemic prevention and control situation, as well as the rapid improvement of the production capacity of medical materials, including masks, China also exports epidemic prevention and control materials to the world to support the global epidemic prevention and control work on the premise of meeting its own use.
At present, the production capacity of masks in China has reached more than 100 million, and with the development of overseas epidemic, the production capacity is still in a climbing stage.At the same time, our domestic ventilator capacity also accounts for about one fifth of the global capacity.At present, the demand and orders for respirators in overseas countries are still growing rapidly.