Two of the major parts supply chains have confirmed that they are to remain open, albeit with some restrictions.
The Parts Alliance has set up a web page in order to keep clients updated, while ECP’s CEO Andy Hamilton is sending regular emails to customers to keep them aware of the developments.
Neither chain has reported any significant supply chain issues as of yet.
Motor Factors remaining open follows Government advice that garages are ‘essential services’ and most will remain open in order to keep key workers mobile. Heavy vehicles and trailers are to get a three month MOT extension in light of the current crisis.