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Operational impact of COVID-19

A month-long state of emergency is declared in Japan from 8 April, until May 6. State of emergency is applies toTokyo and Chiba, Kanagawa, Saitama, Osaka, Hyogo and Fukuoka.This declaration in Japan is not a complete lock-down like other countries and essential services, including logistic services are available across Japan as well as 7 Japanese prefectures with state of emergency.
JET8 Japan is still operational during these emergency situation (with reduced staff), and we are offering bio-medical and pharmaceutical products as well as other essential shipments in/out of Japan, as well as domestically in Japan.
At this point, Japan has banned entry for 73 countries and regions. Japanese citizens returning must be tested, a 14-day isolation period and must refrain from using public transportation. Due to flight cancellation and reduction,air space availability is tight and freight costs are much higher compared to pre-COVID19 pandemic.

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