MARKET UPDATES – 03.11.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW

  • With product availability being under constant constraint, there has been a continued rise in lead times across the whole market.

 

  • There have been further surges in pricing across all commodities.

 

  • Supplier capacity is being stretched due to a demand for immediate shipments from the low component inventory at the end of 2020. Due to this, we are seeing a further increase in lead times of up to 52 weeks+.

 

  • China’s recent power outages are causing disruptions across the entire portfolio.