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  • Johnson and Johnson may struggle to meet its target for delivering vaccines to the EU.

  • That's according to a European official who spoke to Reuters.

  • The U.

  • S pharmaceutical giant is supposed to supply 55 million doses in the second quarter, but the firm has reportedly informed Brussels that it's facing issues which could complicate that plan.

  • The problems concern the supply of vaccine, ingredients and equipment.

  • J and J is said to be under stress to meet the target, though it hasn't said it's impossible.

  • The company's vaccine is set to be approved within days by the blocks regulator.

  • EU deliveries could then start in April with a goal of 200 million doses this year.

  • The vaccine has already been rolled out in the US, though March delivery forecasts there have been cut.

  • There was no official comment on the Reuters report from the E, U or J and J.

  • Any DeLay would further complicate EU vaccination plans, which have been hit by bumpy supplies from other makers.

  • AstraZeneca cut its planned first quarter deliveries by more than a half.

Johnson and Johnson may struggle to meet its target for delivering vaccines to the EU.

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