The Corona virus and related governments restrictions are sweeping across the globe and hitting countries and companies hard. Nations, industries, and companies are in survival mode in order to handle the hindrances to daily operations and sharp drops in demand.
- Supply issues: Disturbances in global supply chains result in stockouts with missed sales and shortage of critical components for production and service.
- Demand issues: Governments restrictions and uncertainties of their time-frame result in declining consumer confidence together with reduced spending and investments by companies.
- Financing and liquidity issues: Companies with weak financial position and/or cash position have challenges in raising new and attractive financing.
- Business models: Governments, company restrictions and fear of infection result in challenges for people to meet and related challenges in sales- distribution- and service channels.