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Supply Chain Disruptions, Again?

| March 06, 2024

Beginning in the early days of Covid, supply chains around the world became snarled, making it difficult to find everything from couches to computer chips for automobiles. While inventory levels of most manufactured goods have since returned to normal levels, some supply chains are threatened anew by geopolitical and environmental stress in key shipping channels such as the Red Sea and the Panama Canal. As the Fed continues to wrestle with inflation, how much impact could these shipping disruptions have on inflation and the global economy? Learn more in this week’s Markets in a Minute.