The Sole Supplier
According to the decree of the Russian Government made in June, National Immunobiology Company, an affiliate of Rostech corporation will be the sole supplier of blood plasma products in 2016-2017. Having resumed the status of the sole supplier, it will be responsible for supplies of blood products to the MoH, the Ministry of Defense, the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and other authorities.
The core production facilities of blood products, albumin and immunoglobulines will be established at Rosplasmas site in Kirov passed over to National Immunobiology Company (Nacimbio). Construction works are to be completed at the end of 2018 (without employing budget capital). Nacimbio has engaged Kedrion Biopharma, an Italian pharma company into the project (total investment 0 at least 4 bln rubles).
Before August 1, 2016 the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Nacimbio, the Ministry of Economic Development and authorities of the Kirov region will provide a roadmap for the site construction. Besides, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Finance and the Federal Antimonopoly Service should provide a harmonized opinion on blood drug product suppliers in 2018-2025.