C ontainer shipping from Chinese ports has collapsed since the outbreak of coronavirus and has yet to show any sign of recovery, threatening weeks of chaos for manufacturing supply lines and the broader structure of global trade. Almost half of the planned sailings on the route from Asia to North Europe have been cancelled over the last four weeks. […] Lars Jensen from SeaIntelligence in Copenhagen said the loss of traffic is running at 300,000 containers a week. […] Refrigerated ships full of frozen food – known as ‘reefers’ – are unable to enter Chinese ports because births are full and therefore cannot tap into electricity chargers. […] Fiat Chrysler has suspended production of the Fiat500L in Serbia for lack of audio systems from China.
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