COVID-19 Communication #40

Dear customers and partners, Following the Holiday period, the overall Ocean Freight situation has remained very difficult leading to continued shipping delays and extremely high costs. The main change since our last update letter is that there is now further reduced vessel capacity out of the Philippines. North Americas, Australia and UK continue to be…

COVID-19 Communication #38

Dear customers and partners,   Appreciation In this week’s communication, I would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Healthy and Safe 2021. This year’s Holiday Season will be different for all of us but I wish you a peaceful and relaxing time with your loved ones. I would also like to take…

COVID-19 Communication #37

Dear customers, This week’s communication focuses on Ocean Freight again. Fortunately, our manufacturing plants are still operating at full production and are producing as per our order confirmations. However, the ability to ship product on time has been an on-going issue which is becoming more challenging every week. These challenges impact both promised delivery dates…

COVID-19 Communication #36

Dear customers, This week’s communication focuses on Ocean Freight again. Our manufacturing plants are operating at full production and producing product per our order confirmations. However, the ability to ship product has been an on-going issue which is becoming more challenging every week. These challenges impact both promised delivery dates and the cost of shipping.…

COVID-19 Communication #35

Dear customers, This week’s communication is different from the ones before. As communicated in the past 4 weeks, the biggest challenge we face is the global disruption to Ocean Freight. We were hoping that the situation would improve over time, but unfortunately the situation is getting worse and is not expected to improve any time…

COVID-19 Communication #34

Dear customers, After an exciting week in which we acquired the Ion Exchange Resins company Finex in Finland, this is to update you on the current situation at Jacobi Group and the way we are managing the consequences of the Corona crisis, making sure our people are safe and we serve you in the best…

COVID-19 Communication #33

Dear customers, As promised, this is to update you on the current situation at Jacobi Carbons and the way we are managing the consequences of the Corona crisis, making sure our people are safe and we serve you in the best way possible. The situation is stabilising in Asia: in Sri Lanka, most team members…

COVID-19 Communication #32

Dear customers, As promised, this is to update you on the current situation at Jacobi Carbons and the way we are managing the consequences of the Corona crisis, making sure our people are safe and we serve you in the best way possible. The situation remains very dynamic: Sri Lanka is currently still our most…