• China is imposing quarantines of up to 7 weeks for cargo ship crew, and it's bad news for the supply chain

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Yangluo container port on the Yangtze River, China. Getty Images
    China is imposing mandatory quarantines of up to seven weeks for returning Chinese seafarers.
    Crew changes are getting more difficult due to stricter government requirements, says the Global Maritime Forum.
    Ships are rerouting to work around China's restrictions, prolonging shipments.
    China's strict COVID-19 quarantines are making it difficult for ships to change crews, contributing to lags in the shipping process that could worsen the supply chain crisis. The country has a zero-Covid policy and is imposing ever more...
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