People queue to send express parcels at a post office in Yuen Long. Photo: Brian Wong People queue to send express parcels at a post office in Yuen Long. Photo: Brian Wong
People queue to send express parcels at a post office in Yuen Long. Photo: Brian Wong

Coronavirus: Hongkongers sending surgical masks overseas as shortages hit friends and family around the world

  • As panic over pandemic spreads, shelves around the world are being emptied of protective gear
  • In Hong Kong, the shortage has eased as local production ramps up

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People queue to send express parcels at a post office in Yuen Long. Photo: Brian Wong People queue to send express parcels at a post office in Yuen Long. Photo: Brian Wong
People queue to send express parcels at a post office in Yuen Long. Photo: Brian Wong
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