Marken is currently monitoring Super Typhoon Meranti as strong winds and storms are expected to make landfall in China on Thursday after surging through Taiwan. Evacuations continue as the weather system moves inland.

Agencies in the region have reported that schools and offices have closed and hundreds of flights have been cancelled. In addition, train services have been suspended.

For information on shipments moving into or out of the region, please contact your local Marken office for more details about the contingency plans that are already in place to reduce impact on shipments and clients.