Roche Holding AG reported Thursday a fall in first-half web revenue because the coronavirus pandemic harm gross sales.
The Swiss pharma large made a web revenue of 8.08 billion Swiss francs ($8.69 billion) for the six months in contrast with CHF8.62 billion within the year-earlier interval.
Gross sales fell to CHF29.28 billion from CHF30.47 billion the earlier yr.
Working revenue was CHF10.64 billion, down from the CHF10.84 billion reported within the earlier yr.
“To some extent the Covid-19 pandemic negatively affected gross sales throughout the entire enterprise,” the corporate stated, citing journey restrictions, cancelled or delayed affected person visits, and minimized visits to pharmacies by shoppers.