Handling materials in times of physical distancing
CW reviews how COVID-19 has changed material handling equipment priorities across key infrastructure segments.
As the COVID-19 pandemic took over India, multiple lockdowns halted work on real-estate and infrastructure development. However, some sectors have worked through the lull – warehousing, logistics and some mines – primarily to handle essential commodities. How might the pandemic impact growth in these sectors and what can the government do to help?