Walk into any U.S. store these days and you’re likely to see empty shelves.

Shortages of virtually every type of product — from toilet paper and sneakers to pickup trucks and chicken — are showing up across the country. Looking for a book, bicycle, baby crib or boat? You may have to wait weeks or months longer than usual to get your hands on it.

Kevin Ketels is a lecturer in global supply chain management in the Mike Ilitch School of Business at Wayne State University in Detroit. He wrote this for The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Read the original article at theconversation.com.

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PJBM626

This writer surely is wrong on lack of truckers in most ports other than California . Look at pictures of all the trucks waiting to be loaded

Let’s share some truth of issues in California

California put into law truckers have to be union. That cut truckers by large margin. California put into law trucks have to be electric within a couple years so many arent coming to California anymore

So dem leadership in Cali have created the issues at California ports by far left special interest governing

PJBM626

Also lack of workers is Biden payed people to stay home. Dem media and dems play the ole sob song that states like Texas and other cut this insane pay to be lazy program. Trump did the same thing when he was elected to get the sluggish Obama economy going, by cutting extended unemployment benefits. Dem media cried and whined saying it would hurt folks. We it didn’t and people got off behinds and got jobs. That one statistic Trump righted verses Obama , LABOR participation rate was best in decades

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Try again

https://tradingeconomics.com/united-states/labor-force-participation-rate

PJBM626

biden still hasn’t recovered the jobs Trump created since post reopening. He is over 8 million plus behind

https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/ap-fact-check-biden-hails-record-job-growth-77126125

PJBM626

You try again fake news; Article on Labor participation

The labor force participation rate reached a Trump-era high of 63.4 percent in January 2020, just before the onset of COVID.

https://www.cnsnews.com/article/national/susan-jones/bls-labor-participation-rate-stalls-616-civilian-noninstitutional

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