The economic stress of the coronavirus has filtered down to the nation’s army of 30 million long-distance truck drivers. Photo: Bloomberg
The economic stress of the coronavirus has filtered down to the nation’s army of 30 million long-distance truck drivers. Photo: Bloomberg

China’s truck drivers still have a long road to post-coronavirus recovery

  • Compared to the industrial sector and larger state firms, China’s small businesses were particularly hard hit by the pandemic last year
  • That has filtered through to the nation’s army of truck drivers, with many waiting for payment from indebted small firms

The economic stress of the coronavirus has filtered down to the nation’s army of 30 million long-distance truck drivers. Photo: Bloomberg
The economic stress of the coronavirus has filtered down to the nation’s army of 30 million long-distance truck drivers. Photo: Bloomberg
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