Other shipments are expected in the coming days as 1.4 million doses should enter the country up to January 31. Ebrard assured that all Mexicans will have free access to the vaccine.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit Arturo Herrera reported that the government has invested $1.6 million in the aquisition of new vaccines. Also, the federal government will provide all the logistics and additional materials required for the vaccination campaign.
While Mexico is the first Latin American country to receive the Pfizer vaccine, the authorities confirmed that they are negotiating with CanSino and AstraZeneca companies to guarantee coverage for the entire population.