The holiday season could see increased costs for consumers. Now, experts say that recent supply chain issues may even cause a shortage of Christmas trees.
Context: Several executives in the business of importing and selling trees have stated that the supply will just not be there this year.
Why this is important: The increased cost of shipping containers is playing a major role. Last year they were $2,000 to $3,000. Now, they are close to $20,000.
This news comes as the costs of goods are increasing including the food used for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner.
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