Taiwan donating masks to worldwide
By: taipei 2020/04/17



Taiwan is rapidly increasing its mask production capacity, with a production capacity of 17 million masks a day. After being capable of supplying surgical masks domestically, under the motto "Taiwan Can Help", Taiwan have strengthened their cooperation with foreign countries to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Since April, they have been actively donating masks to the countries where the epidemic is more severe, medical professionals and prevention staff have also been supported.

For the first round, 10 million masks were donated to:

  • 2 million masks to the United States
  • 7 million masks to Europe (including the European Union and the more prevalent member states: Italy, Spain, Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, the Czech Republic, Poland and non-member countries such as the United Kingdom and Switzerland).
  • 1 million masks to diplomatic countries


6 million masks donated for the second round to:

  • Northern Europe and the Central and Eastern European
  • The US states
  • Latin America and the Caribbean countries
  • Southeast Asia and other friendly countries


7 millions masks will be donated to for the third round:
  • Europe and the Central and Eastern European
  • The US states
  • Latin America and the Caribbean countries
  • Southeast Asia and other friendly countries
  • 15 diplomatic allies