The coronavirus / Covid-19 global emergency is ramping up and is fundamentally changing the way people, business and industries operate.
Having to move all physical operations into a virtual space may appear to be temporary but will have a lasting impact on the centralisation versus decentralisation of operations.
It has thrown into doubt the certainty of truly global supply chains, a phenomenon that has seamlessly integrated into our lives over the last 15 years.
Just-in-time supply chain models which 21st century trade has been reliant upon are now suffering in a major way.
This is something I tweeted . . .