Global auto index: Tough road ahead for car makers

The global automotive industry faces perhaps its greatest challenge ever in the weeks and months ahead, trying to reopen amid a global pandemic.  During the recent height of the pandemic, it looked like things couldn’t get much worse. The easing of COVID-19 cases provided an opening for many to restart, but the tough times are […]

Cold storage: Vital part of food chain tested by pandemic

Concerns are growing over the strength of the food supply chain amid the coronavirus pandemic. In normal times, the global network of producers and distributors responsible for moving food around the world functions smoothly. Obviously, these aren’t normal times. The unprecedented turn-of-events caused by coronavirus are challenging the resiliency of the food supply chain. Will […]