People of Hong Kong are rushing to buy toilet paper as there is speculation of shortage of this commodity. Speculation is that China could stop supplies of toilet paper after which rush began. Panic-buying triggered by the Wuhan Coronavirus outbreak has now expanded to toilet paper in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong ???????? in panic.— Hiro Hamakawa (@hiro_hamakawa) February 5, 2020
Worried about a local outbreak of #WuhanPneumonia, & rumour said toilet paper factories in China ???????? will not back to work in the coming months. Toilet papers are hot items today.#AssistHongKong https://t.co/lzBh2UJHac pic.twitter.com/eNxbMmtbnR