As of 10:00am June 1st, Shanghai reported 58,000 positive cases (5 new cases) and 591,339 asymptomatic cases (10 new cases) since March 1st, 2022.
For full details regarding how Ocean, Air, Ground, and Customs are affected by Shanghai's COVID outbreak, see Expeditors' updates here.
According to an official government announcement, Shanghai is now at the 3rd stage. The majority of Shanghai has re-opened as of June 1st.
Our people remain safe and will gradually return to the office starting June 1st, based on our phrased work resumption plan. The majority of customers in Shanghai are gradually returning to the office.
Shanghai officials announced the next steps of the prevention and control measures, which are divided into “three stages”:
1st Stage: From now to May 21st, orderly opening of “precautionary areas” to keep a lower level of social activity.
2nd Stage: May 22nd to May 31st, continue to narrow the scope of “Controlled areas” & “Locked-down areas”. Implement normalized prevention and control measures and classification management. Continuously narrow the scope of locked-down & controlled areas. Implementation of a closed-loop operation for work resumption
3rd Stage: Jun 1st to mid/late Jun, fully resume normal production and life with normalized prevention and control management.
Check here for the latest information regarding the current outbreak of new coronavirus in Shanghai.
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