Business has slowed down across the globe because of the COVID-19 epidemic. However, it has picked up significantly for manufacturers in or related to the essential services sector. The epidemic is also shining a light on local capabilities in the manufacturing sector. Manufacturers across the country are showing what they are capable of.
The focus on local manufacturing will not end at essential services. As businesses open and economic activity moves back to the “new normal”, local manufacturing will stay in the spotlight. It has been identified as a major key in the country’s economic revival.