The world’s biggest exporter, China is a key hub for the shipping industry. Photo: AP
The world’s biggest exporter, China is a key hub for the shipping industry. Photo: AP
China trade

China’s zero-Covid policies causing ‘major’ knock-on effects for snarled global supply chains

  • China has continued to prohibit crew changes for foreign crew and recently imposed as much as a seven-week mandatory quarantine for returning Chinese seafarers
  • Shipowners and managers have to divert ships, delaying shipments and crew changes, adding to the global supply chain crisis

Topic |   China trade
The world’s biggest exporter, China is a key hub for the shipping industry. Photo: AP
The world’s biggest exporter, China is a key hub for the shipping industry. Photo: AP
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