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Rostec to supply 12,000 lung ventilators in 2020

1,300 lung ventilators were exported

GELENDZHIK, October 16. /TASS/. Rostec will supply 12,000 lung ventilators for Russian clinics in 2020, chief executive of the state-run corporation Sergei Chemezov says on Friday.

"We are producing up to 3,000 devices. Russian clinics received about 9,000 lung ventilators produced by our company that is a member of KRET [holding - TASS] since the year-start. 3,000 more units will be supplied by the year-end," Chemezov says.

Ventilators enjoy high demand, Chemezov noted. 1,300 lung ventilators were exported.

"All this equipment is in service at present," he added.