In the News: SLA Shares How Logistics is Overcoming Manpower Challenges

Logistics is a critical enabler of global supply chains and industries. Despite being in constant spotlight throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the sector still faces manpower shortage challenges that has been further impacted by COVID-19 restriction measures and border closures.

Being a small country with a limited domestic workforce, the move to digitalise and adopt technologies to complement humans is crucial for Singapore businesses. With the concerted support of the Singapore government through its logistics ITM, we hope that our logistics members will continue transforming by building digital innovation and human capital capabilities, and stay abreast of competition.

Understanding the industry’s core challenges, Mr Dave Ng, Chairman of SLA, shared with Channel News Asia on 8th June 2021, how the logistics sector is trying to overcome the existing manpower operational challenges. To watch, click here.


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