The dreaded Coronavirus continues to fear, by putting the crisis of the production chain in china. SK Hynix, one of the suppliers of components for Apple products, in fact, has ordered 800 employees to stay due to their fear of contagion.

SK Hynix Coronavirus

SK Hynix is the leading manufacturer of memory RAM for Apple products and as revealed by AppleInsider, would have opted for a massive reduction of the work force, leaving temporarily to house 800 employees in order to preserve their health.

One of the employees of the company would in fact entered into contact with an infected person , and for this reason the company has preferred to avoid risking the possible infection of other employees. The trainee came in contact with the sick person who currently has symptoms of pneumonia, despite the first test is a negative result to the coronavirus. The training centre has been closed entirely as a precaution.

The thorny question, however, should not bring a significant impact on the production, seen 18,000 total employees in force at the company.

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