China is slowly coming out of a long period of shutdown due to the corona virus outbreak. This has profoundly changed the daily lives of people, and it left a deep sign in business as well.
Food industry has been uniquely impacted by this.
Since the beginning of the outbreak, food production companies have been amongst the few authorized to maintain operations going – even when all other business were prevented from resuming operations from their business place. Some of them saw their business growing significantly – we refer for instance to frozen food companies, or to health-food sales (as immunity system appears key to survive the virus).
Supply chain was strongly affected though by the impossibility to move deliveries cross provinces – as quarantine would apply to persons…