Cargo Ships in LA Harbor

Global Sourcing Delays due to Pandemic Supply-Chain Issues

Not surprisingly, the COVID-19 pandemic has catapulted an ongoing domino effect of massive economic and industry complications.   While the increase of vaccinations and the lifts on restrictions have everyone enjoying some sense of normalcy again, there still remain to be long-term industry and manufacturing shortages and delays affected by COVID-19.  One area that is currently experiencing significant uncertainties, is the Los Angeles port where infinite international shipments are being brought in.  Cargo ships continue to experience delays and logjams, with shipments taking longer than ever before.  So why is the delay hitting so hard right now?  Why are shipments spending weeks waiting on the water? And when will it end?  This video by WSJ will dive deeper to help explain the overall global supply chain, so you can better prepare.