Polish authorities have donated 1,000 litres of disinfectants to Iraq for use in the battle against the COVID-19 epidemic, NATO has announced. Earlier, Poland had also sent 50,000 protective masks to Iraq.
A Polish epidemic aid convoy with 300 tonnes of face masks, disinfectants, medicines and respirators for Belarus reached the Belarusian capital Minsk on Friday. .
With 600,000 masks, 60,000 liters of disinfectants and protective gear the State Fire Service trucks are heading for Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia.
A transport of 20,000 litres of Polish disinfectant will soon reach Spain by road as a truck transport was scheduled to set off on Thursday, Poland's Foreign Ministry has said in a news release.
Poland will deliver supplies of disinfectants to Italy and San Marino, as part of aid in combating the coronavirus pandemic, the Polish Ministries of Foreign Affairs and State Assets tweeted on Tuesday.
At the beginning of April, Poland's biggest oil concern will launch the production of a fluid surface disinfectant, PKN Orlen CEO Daniel Obajtek wrote on Twitter on Friday.
Alcohol seized by the authorities will be turned into disinfectant to help keep buildings virus free.
Poland's largest fuel concern, PKN Orlen, said on Tuesday that due to the coronavirus epidemic it would produce 2.5 million litres of disinfectants in March, and an additional 4.5 million litres of the fluid in April.