The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Chemical Logistics

In this troubled time of global pandemic caused by COVID-19 outbreak, disruptions across the industrial sectors are quite evident. According to Pavithran M Kallada, the Managing Director – India, BDP International and a veteran Industry leader with over 25 years of rich experience in international logistics, shipping, and foreign trade, “According to IBEF, India employs more than 40 million people and contributes USD 200 billion to the Indian economy. This vast segment is considered to be the lifeline of the country and holds critical importance since it connects various markets, suppliers and customers. The impact will be more severe to the Indian chemical industry than to other industries”.