Corona Virus Update
Dear Clients and Partners,
We’d like to give you and updated of the current situtaion concerning to the Corona Virus outbreak. As for the impact of the virus on China operations, Chinese government has decided to limit access to several cities in China. This measure currently only affects Wuhan and other cities in Hubei province.
However, Chinese government also decided to extend the CNY holidays til February 3. As these Holidays would normally have been Observed til Jan 31st. This measure only adds three days to the public holiday period. Local Shanghai government has decided to extend the NY period til February 10th. and the Hong Kong government has declared a state of emergency and has asked employers to consider letting their staff work from home.
Many of our staff and agents will be responding all operations from home, taking care of our shipments. There may be some delays associated with flight and vessel cancellations and carriers offices not being operational, we will be communicating this to you timely.
Shipping lines and airlines appear to be making similar arrangements where they will have some staff working from home.
There still are quite some things that are unclear such as customs opening hours during this time, possible road closures and other situations affecting cargo moving.
We are continuing to monitor this situation and keep sending you updates.
In Motion Logistics.