Apple has established the production of protective masks for health workers and has already shipped more than 20 million pieces
15.04.2020 0 Comments
Not so long ago, Apple launched a special site and application with tests and recommendations for coronavirus infection COVID-19, developed in conjunction with the American CDC. Now, it became known about the next initiative of the famous American manufacturer in the fight against a pandemic – the company has launched the production of protective masks for medical workers and plans to produce up to 1 million pieces every week. About this in a short video message on his page said Apple CEO Tim Cook.
Apple is dedicated to supporting the worldwide response to COVID-19. We’ve now sourced over 20M masks through our supply chain. Our design, engineering, operations and packaging teams are also working with suppliers to design, produce and ship face shields for medical workers. pic.twitter.com/3xRqNgMThX
– Tim Cook (@tim_cook) April 5, 2020
Apple is reportedly producing masks in the US and China. To date, Apple has shipped more than 20 million medical masks worldwide through its supply chain. Now the company is negotiating with the governments of different countries so that everyone who is in urgent need of protective masks will receive them as soon as possible.