Contrary to fears, the results from the first half of the year in the warehouse market turned out to be very good, in some markets record high. Tenants mostly did not make sudden decisions, and the pending transactions relating to new projects or expansions continued as planned. The lockdown in March and April, as part of the measures against the spread of the coronavirus, has complicated supply chains. Many manufacturing companies had to close operations due to supply disruptions, although the distribution centres’ work was not disturbed in majority. This affected countries relying mainly on manufacturing and automotive industries, such as Czech Republic and Slovakia.
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