The government has temporarily suspended its ruling on restrictions on trade in medical masks and the introduction of a single supplier of the masks. The corresponding document was signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, write “Vedomosti”.
Temporary lifting of restrictions also applies to medical respirators, gauze, gloves and sets of medical protection. Government decree dated April 3, which decided to suspend, introduced the maximum margin to retailers for sale of these products. Federal operator “to ensure the needs of the subjects” was assigned the structure of Rostec Corporation Roskhimzaschita.
An employee of the medical products industry explained that the task requires a lot of preparatory phase: mapping of needs, elaboration of the logistics, search suppliers. It takes a much longer time, so need a suspension that the industry has worked without a hitch.