Onderstepoort Biological Products SOC Ltd (“OBP”) confirms that it is aware of Clients concerns about availability of the certain critical vaccine for the impending vaccination season. With the assistance of the Country’s Weather Authorities (SAWS), we are aware and have observed the weather events leading to persistent rains in certain parts of the country, likely to lead to disease outbreaks. In this regard we would like to share below latest information on vaccine availability with Clients and the Market:
As a business, we continue working on our equipment maintenance and repairs programme, whilst putting in place sustainable business continuity strategies. OBP’s facility and equipment strategy comprising of short, medium, and long-term repairs, replacements, and augmentations, are being implemented. This strategy was necessary to avert future production disruptions.
OBP is proud that availability of vaccines will assist in ensuring that outbreaks of diseases are prevented. OBP encourages farmers to vaccinate immediately when the vaccines become available. We undertake to update our clients on progress in this regard.