The government was able to buy only P660 million worth of medical grade personal protective equipment (PPEs) from local manufacturers, which are still suffering from excess capacity due to poor local demand as government procurement policy favors the cheapest price being offered by importers. Maritess Jocson Agoncillo, executive editor of ...

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2021/04/30/dbm-bought-only-p660-m-worth-of-local-made-ppes/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dbm-bought-only-p660-m-worth-of-local-made-ppes)