At Fine Art Shippers, we are conscious that our clients and partners may have concerns about the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on our process of shipping art. We want to assure you of our continuing ability to provide our services and keep operations as uninterrupted and seamless as possible in the current realities. We take care of the safety and health of our clients, employees, and partners, following all of the advice from the government bodies. Our management closely monitors and evaluates the situation with the coronavirus all over the world, based on the most recent information provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to make appropriate and timely decisions. During this time of global concern, Fine Art Shippers is open for business while doing everything to ensure the safety of our clients and friends.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on the art world
The coronavirus (COVID-19) has already affected over 150 countries and territories around the world. To date, there are 168,957 coronavirus cases, including 83,090 closed cases with the following outcome: 76,598 (92%) of recovered patients and 6,492 (8%) of deaths. In such a severe situation, most international art events have been closed, and many flights have been canceled to stop the spread of the illness.
At Fine Art Shippers, we continue to provide our services, trying to help and assist all of our clients as much as possible in these difficult times. We do our best to accommodate all of their needs, working around-the-clock to safely pack, crate, ship, and deliver fine art to their destination. Our dedicated team wants you to know that we are here to support our clients and partners, and all of the people around the globe, who have been touched one way or another by this tragic global event. We wish everyone a speedy recovery, with things going back to normal again.