The warehouse will have the capacity for storing around 2.5 million ampoules of vaccine.

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó noted that the warehouse is part of a larger, HUF 8.2 billion investment that includes a vaccine factory. The government is supporting the investment with HUF 1.6 bln in grant money, he added.

Ceva-Phylaxia has raised its headcount by 180 since the launch of the project.

Hungary's pharmaceutical industry employs about 35,000 people.