Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is anticipated to ask US President Joe Biden to share a number of the Covid-19 vaccine provide on Monday, in response to a Mexican authorities official briefed on plans for the dialog.
The 2 leaders are as a result of maintain a digital bilateral assembly on Monday.
What the collaboration might seem like — a purchase order settlement, donation, or mortgage — is undefined, the official instructed CNN.
Step one is to ask whether or not the USA is prepared to cooperate, the supply stated.
Mexico has buy agreements in place for lots of of hundreds of thousands of vaccine doses with totally different vaccine makers world wide, the massive majority of which have but to be fulfilled.
It has additionally bought vaccine provides from each Russia and China, but it surely hasn’t obtained any vaccines instantly from the US, its most necessary ally and largest buying and selling associate.
Pfizer, an American firm, has shipped Covid-19 vaccines to Mexico — however they have been produced in European laboratories and have arrived in comparatively restricted provide.
As of Sunday night, Mexico reported having administered just below 2.5 million doses of coronavirus vaccines.