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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Auto Parts Business Impact

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We are setting up this topic to share information on any impact the current

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has on the auto parts industry. Sourcing, distribution, parts availability, and business impact. General questions and sharing of knowledge are welcome.

The WHO has designated this a global pandemic that is already affecting many industries, including most sectors in the automotive industry. Corporate and Independent automotive parts stores are being impacted by repair shop businesses slowing down. As you know, many parts come from China and other parts of the world, which are affected by the current pandemic.

Please share how this is impacting you and what you are seeing.

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