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Chinese Vaccine Shipments to Africa Lag Far Behind Asia and Latin America

China shipped just 500,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines last week, according to the latest data from the Bridge Beijing Vaccine Tracker Report, highlighting how the continent is falling behind other regions like Latin America and Asia in terms of vaccine shipments.

Overall, Africa’s 56.8 million doses of Chinese vaccines account for just 7.5% of all Chinese jabs delivered worldwide, with seven times as many going to countries in the Asia-Pacific region.

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