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From: Gino DiCaro <>
Subject: CA MFG COVID-19 Update - Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Date: April 2, 2020 at 4:33:04 PM PDT
Reply-To: Gino DiCaro <>


4:00 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2020 -- CA Manufacturing COVID-19 Update

1. REPURPOSING -- If you are a manufacturer who wants to talk to your regional hospitals directly about their needs, the California Hospitals Association gave us the following key contacts:

We have added 5 new companies to our repurposing list HERE to provide to the State.

Also, here is a list from Sutter Health on their needs:

2. SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE --  Gov. Gavin Newsom focused on small business assistance in his afternoon presser today. Some focus points:

3. SURVEY REMINDER -- Please respond to our  4th survey so we have proper baseline on manufacturing in California.

4. REMINDER OF TOMORROW'S CA MFG & COVID19 UPDATE WEBINAR -- Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka, who manages the busiest container port in North America joins us on CMTA's next webinar to discuss goods movement during COVID19. Repurposing will also be a part of our agenda. Please join us on Friday at 2:30 (PST) for a Zoom webinar regarding CA manufacturing and COVID19.  

Continuous COVID19 updates and clearinghouses:   CA Dept. of Health latest  |  Governor's latest Actions  |  State of California  |  All CMTA Updates  |  Natl. Assn. of Manufacturers



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