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Residents of Moscow began to buy less antiseptic. As told the Deputy the mayor of Moscow Vladimir Yefimov, the demand for disinfectants, sharply higher because of the coronavirus, began to decline, writes TASS.
According to him, many manufacturers reduce the production of sanitizer and returned to foreign markets. The Moscow enterprises, said Efimov, two and a half months, produced more than ten million of antiseptic. Many people not only increased production, but also redeveloped its activities, said the official.
As noted in turn in a press-service of the complex of economic policy and property and land relations, successfully mastered a new direction was cosmetic factory “Freedom” and the company “Faberlic” started the production of disinfectant hand gel in the middle of April, having passed all approvals for a record two weeks.
Head of the Department of investment and industrial policy Alexander Prokhorov noted that Moscow has always been one of the leaders in the production of antiseptics for the hands. “In the period of the pandemic, the average monthly production capacity of the company increased more than six-and-a-half times”, — quotes its words Agency city news “Moscow”.
At the end of April 2020, the market for medical masks, gloves and antiseptics promised a sharp increase in his potential volume is expected to reach 570 billion rubles for three years. Estimated ACRES in the next 12-18 months the market of the mentioned products will rise by 250 billion rubles. The lower relevance postpandemic period, the market volume in three years may reach 570 billion rubles. Analysts also point to the growth of the sector of recovery and recycling of such goods. Its size can reach 25-38 billion rubles a year. It was noted that today the Russian companies are producing up to 550 million disposable masks — one per cent of estimated future consumption. This means that the demand remains largely unmet.
In recent days in Russia have revealed 8915 new cases of infection with coronavirus. New cases of infection were recorded in 83 regions of the country. Most new infections in Moscow (2830), Moscow region (817) and St. Petersburg (363). Died, 174 people have recovered — 12 331 patient. The total number of infected in Russia since the beginning of the pandemic exceeded 362 thousand.
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