The production of a Sputnik V vaccine will be organized as part of an agreement on the protection and promotion of investment (APPI), Izvestia reports citing a letter from First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov to President Vladimir Putin.
Chairman of the Board of Directors of R-Farm (the initiator company of the project) Alexei Repik told that the APPI was concluded in January 2021, and now work on the territory of the Technopolis Moscow special economic zone worth about 11 billion rubles. close to the final. He noted that production is expected to start in mid-April.
In total, the Ministry of Economic Development has already concluded 29 APPI totaling more than 1 trillion rubles, their implementation will generate 20 thousand jobs and help in the implementation of the goals of national projects.
Earlier, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said that the plant will produce up to 10 million doses of vaccine per month, when it will reach full capacity.