The effects of the spread of COVID-19 has extended well beyond health issues. As the world enters a ‘new normal’, the industry is bracing itself for an inevitable impact on businesses. Supply chain disruptions, shortage of workforce due to travel restrictions and implementation of social distancing measures in ports and shipyards are causing delays, affecting all corners of the globe. What issues have the pandemic highlighted for economies with a nexus to one manufacturing geographical location? What are the other potential implications for the industry?
Read on to find out the perspectives of players from key industry alliances on their envisions for the industry post COVID-19.