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Six Months After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico’s Critical Infrastructure Remains Fragile

Executive Summary With a death toll of 112 and a total estimated cost of USD 90 billion, Hurricane Maria ranks third in the list of costliest weather disaster on record for the U.S.Puerto Rico’s main airports, including Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, are fully operational with scheduled domestic and international flights. Some...

Update on Hurricane Maria’s Impacts on Life Sciences and Healthcare Supply Chains in Puerto Rico

Executive Summary Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on September 20, causing severe damage to the country’s infrastructure, including the power grid, mobile networks and the water system.At San Juan International Airport, operations remained significantly limited at San Juan’s International Airport (IATA: SJU) due to the widespread power outage.Seaports at San Juan, Guayanilla,...