Container shortage in China disrupting global shipping
Published: Thursday, 12 March 2020
Global trade is being slowed down by the sluggish recovery of China’s logistics sector, with a build-up of containers at the country’s ports creating problems around the world.
Subsequent to the outbreak of the 2019-nCoV coronavirus that
began in China’s Wuhan province, not all of the
country’s workers have returned to their jobs
after the extended break for the lunar new year holiday. This
has slowed the rate at which the logistics sector is able to