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The Chain Newsletter | May 12, 2022
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Electric car plant has also been affected by intensifying Covid lockdowns in China. Tesla has halted most of its production at its Shanghai plant because of problems securing parts.
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PHILIPPINE logistics cost is highest among Asean neighbors, with traffic as one of the barriers to supply chain management, industry players said.
The De Well Holdings aims to raise funds for business expansion. Citi and China International Capital Corporation are joint bookrunners, but no fundraising target was disclosed.
YCH has signed a MOU with Cambodia-based WorldBridge Group, to collaborate on developing a smart logistics infrastructure facility in Phnom Penh.
Vietnam Clothes Factories Struggle as China Lockdowns Hit Supplies — www.bloomberg.com Vietnam’s clothes and shoe factories are struggling to meet orders as supplies of Chinese material used to make everything from sneakers to pants are drying up amid China’s Covid-19 lockdowns.
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While champions of “bringing it back home” are understandably excited about the prospects of an American manufacturing renaissance, some challenges need to be addressed.
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Coronavirus, war in Ukraine, Brexit and a container ship wedged in the Suez Canal have combined to delay deliveries of everything from bicycles to pet food.
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