The following is the the list of Georgia’s Essential Industries as of April 1, 2020.  This information is provided as an easy reference only to help you navigate the COVID-19 crisis.  Make sure you verify your information with the appropriate resources.  

• Agriculture
• Healthcare
• Food processing and distribution
• Financial institutions
• Shipping, trucking, warehousing
• Retailers of food, drugs, daily household supplies, and gas/fuel
• Utilities
• Privately operated public safety functions (medical transport, security)
• Waste collection
• Vehicle repair and maintenance (including bikes)
• Cyber security and other essential information technology services
• Hardware stores
• Laundries/dry cleaners
• Human service-related nonprofits
• Government services deemed essential by each state/local government
• Suppliers of essential inputs to any above industry

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