Pfizer forecasts a $26 billion profit on its drug sales.
According to him, in February, the company predicted a profit from the sale of the drug for $18.4 billion. The reason for the change in expectations, as indicated, was the increased demand for the company’s vaccine in some countries.
At the World Vaccine Congress Washington 2021, held on Wednesday via videoconference, Moderna was recognized as the world’s best COVID-19 vaccine. Moderna was also awarded for “Best New Vaccine Technology / Platform.” According to the congress website, the vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech “received a very high rating.” The shortlist includes Sputnik V, as well as a drug developed by the British-Swedish company AstraZeneca in cooperation with the University of Oxford.