Centering on Coronavirus: Medical Supply Shortages
In this issue brief, The New Center outlines steps the federal government and states have taken to address supply shortages, and what America can and should do in the future to ensure access to critical medicines and supplies when we need them.
40% of finished product drugs
in the U.S. are sourced from overseas
Over 90% of N95 respirators sold in the U.S. were made abroad
The parts required to make a ventilator are sourced from over a dozen countries