Factbox: Companies feel impact of coronavirus outbreak in China

(Reuters) - Some companies have warned that a coronavirus outbreak in China that has killed more than 250 people and infected thousands could disrupt supply chains or hurt bottom lines as factories and shops shut and airlines suspend flights.

People wearing face masks walk at a shopping mall, as the country is hit by an outbreak of the new coronavirus, in Beijing, China January 31, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins


* Electrolux ELUXb.ST said the epidemic could have a material impact if its Chinese suppliers were further affected and that it was implementing contingency plans.

* H&M HMb.ST said store closures in China - about 45 - hurt sales in January. The company said it sources "a lot" from China but its flexible supply chain had contained disruptions so far.

* China's Baidu Inc BIDU.O said it was delaying the announcement of its fourth-quarter results and advised its employees to work from home.

* Hyundai Motor 005380.KS said it planned to halt South Korean production of a sport utility vehicle this weekend to cope with a supply disruption caused by the virus outbreak.

* Jaguar and Land Rover parent Tata Motors TAMO.NS expects the outbreak to hamper production in China and hit profits.

* Japan Airlines Co 9201.T said a quarter of reservations for China flights were cancelled in the past 10 days.

* Levi Strauss LEVI.N shut about half its stores in China and said it will take a near-term hit.

* LG Display 034220.KS said it had not yet closed any of factories in China but warned the outbreak increased uncertainty for suppliers.

* McDonald's MCD.N, which closed several hundred of its roughly 3,300 stores in China, said overall impact on profits would be "fairly small" if the virus stayed contained in China.

* Remy Cointreau RCOP.PA warned that a potential impact from the outbreak would be significant because of its big exposure to China.

* Royal Caribbean Cruises RCL.N, which cancelled three trips of its China-based cruise liner, trimmed its 2020 earnings forecast by about 10 cents per share, and said it would take a further 10-cent hit if travel restrictions continued until the end of February.

* Sangyong Motor 003620.KS said it would idle its plant in the South Korean city of Pyeongtaek from Feb. 4 to Feb. 12 for the same reason.

* Samsung Electronics 005930.KS said it had extended a holiday closure for some factories in line with Chinese government guidance but declined to comment on the impact.

* Samsung affiliate and battery maker Samsung SDI 006400.KS, which counts Volvo VOLVb.ST among its customers, warned of a hit to its March-quarter earnings.

* SK Hynix 000660.KS, which has a chip plant in the eastern Chinese city of Wuxi, said the outbreak had not yet disrupted production but that could change if the situation was prolonged.

* Starbucks SBUX.O, which closed more than half its roughly 4,300 stores in China, delayed a planned update to its 2020 forecast and said it expects a material but temporary hit.

* Tesla TSLA.O warned a 1-1.5 week delay in the ramp of Shanghai-built Model 3 cars could slightly hurt March-quarter profit after China ordered a shutdown of the factory. Tesla is also evaluating whether the supply chain for cars built in its California plant will be affected.


* Apple Inc AAPL.O said it would shut all official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until Feb 9.

* Alphabet's GOOGL.O Google temporarily shut all offices in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

* Deere & Co DE.N said it has temporarily closed its facilities in China until the company determines it appropriate to reopen.

* U.S. makers of surgical masks including 3M MMM.N, Owens & Minor OMI.N and Alpha Pro Tech APT.N are ramping up manufacturing because of surging demand in China and around the world in response to the outbreak.

* Toyota Motor 7203.T shut factories in China through Feb. 9.

* Walt Disney DIS.N shut its resorts and theme parks in Shanghai and Hong Kong.

* Fast Retailing 9983.T closed about 100 Uniqlo stores in Hubei.

* IKEA closed all 30 stores in China.

* Swatch UHR.S closed five stores in Wuhan, Yum China YUMC.N closed some KFC and Pizza Hut stores in the city, Luckin Coffee LK.O closed its cafes and AB Inbev ABI.BR suspended production at its brewery.

* Imax IMAX.N delayed film releases in China.


* Hyatt H.N said it was extending its cancellation policy for Chinese travellers and hotels by nearly three weeks to Feb. 29.

* InterContinental Hotels IHG.L and Hyatt Hotels H.N said they would allow customers to cancel for free reservations booked for China for specific dates..

* Ctrip, China’s largest online booking platform, said more than 300,000 hotels on its platform had agreed to refunds on bookings between Jan. 22 and Feb. 8.

* Fliggy, Alibaba's BABA.N booking site, offered similar refunds, as did several Chinese and European tour operators.


* Walmart Inc WMT.N said it is temporarily limiting "non-business critical travel" to, from, and within mainland China amid the outbreak, while Chevron Corp CVX.N asked its staff to postpone all non-essential travel to China.

Reporting by Reuters bureaux, Writing by Sayantani Ghosh and Josephine Mason; Editing by Aditya Soni, Timothy Heritage, Diane Craft, Daniel Wallis and Andrew Heavens