Nike supplier halts production at 3 Vietnam plants due to COVID-19


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© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Nike shoes are seen displayed at a sporting goods store in New York City, New York, U.S., May 14, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar HANOI (Reuters) – Changshin Vietnam, a South Korean shoemaker, became the second major Nike (NYSE:) supplier to suspend production in Vietnam as it shut three of its factories near Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday due to a coronavirus outbreak. The factories in Dong Nai province, which employ nearly 42,000 workers, will remain shut until July 20, the Vietnamese government said in a statement, adding many of the 177 infection cases detected in the...