A combination of global factors has conspired to reduce to throw snags in the supply chain. Containers are piling up at ports. Container ships are lined up for miles to add to the quagmire.
Overseas shipments that used to take weeks, now take months, according to many media reports.
And by the way: Christmas is coming to create a surge in demand for products, packages and deliveries.
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