Viral Reaction: Zika and the Supply Chain

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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. The global supply chain is more connected than ever, demanding the movement of commodities be faster, more efficient and farther-reaching.