Precautions on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Mar. 18, 2020

Posted by Expeditors on Mar 18, 2020 4:40:04 PM

The Malaysian government has announced a two-week nationwide lockdown to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. 

Following that lockdown announcement, and in response, Thailand issued an order closing all 13 temporary checkpoints on the Malaysia-Thailand border for two weeks.

The Laos government also announced closure of its borders with Vietnam.


The overall situation remains very fluid. Contact your local Expeditors representative for more information and operational assistance.

Topics: Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, Laos, Coronavirus