Skip to content

China’s Port Shutdown Raises Fears of Closures Worldwide

  • Port of Los Angeles anticipates disruptions from China’s move
  • Some shipping companies are diverting vessels from China port
Video player cover image
China Port Shutdown Raises Concerns for Global Shipping
Updated on

Supply Lines is a daily newsletter that tracks trade and supply chains disrupted by the pandemic. Sign up here.

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.