Volumes of Russian production of medicines in may 2020 increased by 22.4% compared to the same period last year, production of medical equipment has increased almost three times during the reporting period. It is reported TASS with reference to data of Rosstat.
The production of medicines and materials used for medical purposes, in January-may 2020 compared to the same period last year increased by 14.3%.
Production of equipment and devices for irradiation, rehabilitation, electrical diagnostic and therapeutic, used for medical purposes, has grown in January-may to 77.6 per cent compared to the same five months last year. Output value amounted to 10.4 billion rubles.