Tianjin’s mass Covid-19 testing hammers commodity port ops, transport

By IM Staff
Published: Tuesday, 11 January 2022

The roll-out of mass Covid-19 testing in the major Chinese port city of Tianjin has created chaos for the area’s logistics, sources told Fastmarkets on Monday January 10.

Tianjin started city-wide mass Covid testing on Sunday after local cases of the Omicron variant were detected in the area.

Testing the nearly 14-million citizens of the city led to delays and some suspended operations at the Port of Tianjin, which is the largest port in northern China and deals...

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