Aside from the normal challenges on living on an island where we rely on imports, the global supply chain issues have caused inconsistency and volatility in pricing and availability of job materials.
Here is a curated article from our distribution partners at SRS Distribution Inc:
1. Manufacturing industry suffered a major set back at the beginning of the pandemic, losing roughly 1.4 million jobs and since then the industry has struggled to fill vacant jobs.READ MORE
2. Inflation directly affected by supply chain disruption and surging demand of construction goods. (US inflation rate has exceeded 40-year high)READ MORE
Aside from the ongoing issues, there are unique challenges in living on an island where nearly everything must be imported!
We have a full, in depth article about "Long Lead Items" here