Small companies dotted around China’s manufacturing heartlands have reported incremental progress in getting back to work. Photo: Bloomberg Small companies dotted around China’s manufacturing heartlands have reported incremental progress in getting back to work. Photo: Bloomberg
Small companies dotted around China’s manufacturing heartlands have reported incremental progress in getting back to work. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: only a third of Chinese small businesses open as outbreak disrupts labour and logistics

  • Government says just 30 per cent of small businesses are back to work, with many manufacturers struggling to source labour due to the coronavirus outbreak
  • Larger producers are faring better, but still suffering a logistical hangover from China’s nationwide containment efforts

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Small companies dotted around China’s manufacturing heartlands have reported incremental progress in getting back to work. Photo: Bloomberg Small companies dotted around China’s manufacturing heartlands have reported incremental progress in getting back to work. Photo: Bloomberg
Small companies dotted around China’s manufacturing heartlands have reported incremental progress in getting back to work. Photo: Bloomberg
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