As the United seeks alternatives to China as a supplier of pharmaceuticals, think tank panelists from Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Colombia discussed ways to develop that trade on Thursday. Photo: AP
As the United seeks alternatives to China as a supplier of pharmaceuticals, think tank panelists from Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Colombia discussed ways to develop that trade on Thursday. Photo: AP

US drug supply chain alternative to China might run through Canada, Latin America

  • Centre for Strategic and International Studies panellists from Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Colombia discuss speeding pharmaceutical production and trade with US
  • About 80 per cent of all fine chemicals come from China, according to one estimate, leading to a medical supply chain vulnerability

As the United seeks alternatives to China as a supplier of pharmaceuticals, think tank panelists from Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Colombia discussed ways to develop that trade on Thursday. Photo: AP
As the United seeks alternatives to China as a supplier of pharmaceuticals, think tank panelists from Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Colombia discussed ways to develop that trade on Thursday. Photo: AP
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