Amazon to divert freight from China to areas not impacted by lockdowns as Covid surge hits cross-border e-commerce

//Amazon to divert freight from China to areas not impacted by lockdowns as Covid surge hits cross-border e-commerce

Amazon to divert freight from China to areas not impacted by lockdowns as Covid surge hits cross-border e-commerce

Amazon.com Inc said it would counter any disruptions due to the lockdowns in Chinese cities by diverting freight to warehouses in unaffected regions, as companies rush to comply with the country’s controls to curb the spread of Covid-19.The e-commerce giant said it had purchased more local inventory during the early outbreak of the Omicron variant to stay better prepared to handle potential disruptions.Earlier today, Apple supplier Foxconn and other companies including Japan’s Toyota Motor…

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