Moderna to open plant in Montreal region
State Media: 'The American pharmaceutical giant Moderna has chosen the greater Montreal area to build its new biomanufacturing plant — the company's first outside of the United States.
'The announcement is expected to be made Friday by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Quebec Premier François Legault, Radio-Canada has confirmed.
'The new facility will include a research centre and an mRNA vaccine production plant, according to an agreement that was finalized last summer. The plant will produce some 30 million doses per year, and the company will employ between 200 and 300 people. '