COVID Situation update: Shenzhen

COVID Situation update: Shenzhen

Happening Now Following our last update on COVID impacts on cargo into and out of Hong Kong, the COVID outbreak in Shenzhen continues to worsen. Reduced labor availability and tighter travel restrictions are impacting port and trucking operations. Shekou Area: 80%...
COVID Crackdown in Shanghai Impacts Inbound Air Freight

COVID Crackdown in Shanghai Impacts Inbound Air Freight

To further promote COVID prevention in Shanghai, China’s State Council has directed the re-routing of certain inbound international passenger flights into Shanghai from March 21st to May 1st, for 6 weeks. The measure involves 22 routes of 5 airlines, including Air...
COVID Situation Worsens in China & Hong Kong

COVID Situation Worsens in China & Hong Kong

Happening Now China is facing its worst COVID crisis since early 2020. The government has announced a complete lockdown of Shenzhen for one week, from March 14–20.  Massive population testing is happening for the whole city and workers have started to work from home....
New Solution Addresses China to Mexico Shipping Challenge

New Solution Addresses China to Mexico Shipping Challenge

Mexico has become a popular manufacturing hub for North American companies looking to shrink their supply chains. But this near-sourcing trend creates real challenges. Many component parts used during the assembly process in Mexico are made by Chinese suppliers and...