Economy Three months since reopening, Chennai's MSMEs are facing a labour & liquidity crisis Updated : August 28, 2020 04:05 PM IST At the Ambattur Industrial Estate, in north-west Chennai, small and medium manufacturers in the auto component and core engineering sector are running on fumes. In essence, most plants are unable to meet the 70 percent labour permit that the government has allowed at these industrial units. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.