Joe Deaux and Ann Koh

Government, Business, Logistics

China’s Port Shutdown Raises Fears of Closures Worldwide

Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan Containers sit stacked next to gantry cranes as trucks operate at the Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan in Ningbo, China. (Qilai Shen/Bloomberg)

A COVID outbreak that has partially shut one of the world’s busiest container ports is heightening concerns that the rapid spread of the delta variant will lead to a repeat of last year’s shipping nightmares.

Joe Deaux and Ann Koh | Bloomberg News
August 13, 2021