But the fact that Cuba has a better healthcare system than the USA does not change the fact that the free market is not good at viral outbreaks.
POD: I am in shock! You actually believe health care in Cuba is better than in the USA and Canada!
Below are the 15 countries that exported the highest dollar value worth of drugs and medicines during 2018.
Germany: US$62.3 billion (16.8% of total drugs and medicines exports)
Switzerland: $45.3 billion (12.2%)
Belgium: $27.8 billion (7.5%)
France: $25.9 billion (7%)
United States: $22 billion (5.9%)
Ireland: $21.7 billion (5.8%)
United Kingdom: $19.7 billion (5.3%)
Italy: $19.6 billion (5.3%)
Netherlands: $16.8 billion (4.5%)
India: $13.1 billion (3.5%)
Denmark: $13 billion (3.5%)
Spain: $9 billion (2.4%)
Canada: $6.8 billion (1.8%)
Sweden: $6.7 billion (1.8%)
Austria: $5.5 billion (1.5%)
http://www.worldstopexports.com/drugs-m ... s-country/
All of the above nations are capitalist. By the way Canada and Cuba did not make the list. As you know Canada gets many meds from the USA.