Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Trade, Supply Chains and Defense

    March 2020

    As world leaders and healthcare professionals respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses around the world have been forced to adapt to new restrictions, unpredictable supply chains and a limited workforce. For medical and pharmaceutical products, demand is high and the efficient movement of inputs is critical. For many other industries, dwindling consumer demand is already cutting deep. This report examines trade, supply chains and defense issues facing businesses in these extraordinary times.