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Low vaccination rates in Southeast Asia to jeopardize manufacturing productivity well into 2022

October 18, 2021 Although daily COVID-19 cases remain at high levels across many countries in Southeast Asia, including Thailand, Vietnam, and Malaysia, there has been a growing shift from containing the virus to mitigating the economic fallout from the lockdowns. That means a bigger focus on opening up the economy...

Low vaccination rates in Southeast Asia to jeopardize manufacturing productivity well into 2022

October 18, 2021 Despite the continued high infection rates of the Delta variant, most Southeast Asian countries have in recent weeks been shifting away from their “Zero COVID” strategies in order to reignite their economies, as the variant continues to have ripple effects on supply chains. The Southeast Asian city-state...

Looming Energy Crisis Could Jeopardize Industrial Production This Winter

October 13, 2021 Across the Northern Hemisphere, from China and India to Europe and North America, rising energy costs have been an increasingly common theme during the past month. Regional authorities in China, for example, have rationed power supply, requiring hundreds of chemical factories and electronics plants to halt operations. This evolving...

Looming Energy Crisis Could Jeopardize Industrial Production This Winter

October 13, 2021 From China and India to Europe and North America, rising energy costs have been an increasingly common theme during the past month. Regional authorities in China, for example, have rationed power supply, requiring hundreds of chemical factories and electronics plants to halt operations. This evolving energy crisis...

COVID-19 Weekly Update, October 12th 2021

Everstream Analytics monitors and produces a weekly summary of supply chain impacts due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The update is provided free-of-charge to the industry.   A COVID-19 outbreak among the staff at the Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals (HACTL) of Hong Kong International Airport will lead to a workforce capacity loss of around...

Protests in Michoacán, Mexico, Continue to Disrupt Rail and Road Traffic

October 8th, 2021 For more than two months, teachers of the National Coordinator of Education Workers union have been halting rail traffic in the municipality of Uruapan, in the state of Michoacán, Mexico. The blockade began on July 18 in Caltzontzin, between the Port of Lazaro Cardenas and Morelia, when...

COVID-19 Weekly Update, October 5th 2021

Everstream Analytics monitors and produces a weekly summary of supply chain impacts due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The update is provided free-of-charge to the industry.   Authorities in Laos prolonged the national lockdown for two weeks until October 15 due to a rising number of cases.Authorities in Auckland, New Zealand to scale...