From today, South Korea will distribute another 1.1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
The doses are produced at an SK Bioscience production facility in Andong.
These doses are part of the 20 million the South Korean government bought directly from AstraZeneca.
In August, South Korea will procure more than 28 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines made by AstraZeneca, Pfizer and Moderna.
Of them, 830-thousand doses of AstraZeneca's vaccine will be distributed through the COVAX Facility.