Viral Reaction: Zika and the Supply Chain
MARCH 18, 2016
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), which impacted parts of Asia, North America and Europe in late 2002 and early 2003, has resulted to a contagion effect in Asia, a continent considered to be an electronics hub. African Minerals Limited in Sierra Leone had to stop operating as there is an insufficient number of working capital. Cargo shipments from Ebola-stricken countries going to Brazil had to wait 21 days, which serves as incubation period, before they could dock.