Hurricane Florence disrupts deliveries, threatens U.S. supply chain

A sailor heaves line in preparation ahead of Hurricane Florence at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Virginia, September 11, 2018. Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Justin Wolpert/US Navy/Handout via REUTERS

(Reuters) – Transportation companies in Georgia and the Carolinas sprinted to secure property and employees in the path of Hurricane Florence on Wednesday as disruptions to the U.S. supply chain were already being felt. BMW of North America has a plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, nearly 300 miles (483 km) inland from the life-threatening hurricane’s […]

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