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Europe must have readiness to produce goods of critical importance

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Estonian MEP Urmas Paet said he expects Europe to be more effectively ready to produce goods of critical importance in the future in order to reduce its excessive dependence on China. “The global coronavirus pandemic has shown that the usual supply chains are fragile during a crisis,” Paet wrote on social media. “For example, Europe found itself in a situation of being vitally dependent on Chinese medical protective equipment production,”…