- Vietnam COVID-19 Regulation Implementation and Operations August 26, 2021
Vietnam is experiencing an outbreak of the highly infectious Delta variant forcing lockdowns, new regulations, factory shut downs, and supply chains disruptions. Vietnam has administered two vaccine doses to less than 3% of its population and cases have been surging over the past six weeks. The surge is causing the country to implement strict COVID-19 containment policies, including lockdowns and rules of hygiene/ COVID-19 prevention.
- Port of Ningbo and Shanghai Pudong Airport Closures August 16, 2021
Monday, August 16, 2021, is the sixth consecutive day that Meishan terminal at Ningbo-Zhoushan port has remained closed. Container vessels at anchor outside the port are at record levels. Meishan terminal accounts for about one fifth of the approximate TEU throughput of Ningbo-Zhoushan port.
The port authority of Ningbo Zhoushan port has not yet said when Meishan will reopen. According to an article posted on splash247.com, “sources ...
- Operations at the Port of Ningbo Suspended August 11, 2021
On Wednesday, August 11th, Ningbo Meidong Container Terminal Corp, has suspended all inbound and lift-off services beginning at 3:30am local time due to a COVID-19 outbreak. Twenty-eight container vessels are queuing outside Ningbo Zhoushan port.
Jiand Yipeng, deputy general manager of Ningbo Zhuoshan Port said, “Meidong firm immediately stopped all operations and shut down the port area after the COVID-19 test of the staff showed positive.”