On the other hand, like all other vaccines, CoronaVac needs to be administered in two doses, meaning it currently has the capacity to vaccinate only 150 million people a year. This figure corresponds to just over a tenth of the Chinese population. However, Sinovac has already delivered 1.8 million doses of vaccine to Indonesia. Turkey, Brazil and made several agreements with Chile.
Chinese President Xi Jinping also started practicing vaccine diplomacy by offering $ 2 billion in loans to Latin American and Caribbean countries to purchase vaccines for the African continent. However, the terms of the agreements are currently unclear.