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Money Retail Problems: "Some Christmas present may not be available"

17:05  12 october  2021
17:05  12 october  2021 Source:   tagesspiegel.de

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According to a survey of the research institute IFO, the procurement problems achieve retail. The trade association fears problems at Christmas.

Gerade zur Weihnachtszeit setzen viele Menschen auf den Einzelhandel und die großen Einkaufsstraßen. © Photo: Imago Images / Emmanuele Contini Just at Christmas time, many people rely on retail and the big shopping streets.

delivery problems are now no longer planned only the industry, but also the German retail trade. 74 percent of the merchants complained in September with corresponding difficulties, as evidenced by a Published on Tuesday of the IFO Institute. "The procurement problems from the industry have now arrived here," said the head of the Ifo surveys, Klaus Wohlrabe. "Some Christmas present may be not available or expensive."

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in bicycle trading all interviewed companies reported problems with their orders. "Currently, sand is in the gearbox of worldwide logistics," said warrior. "In addition, freight rates have been significantly increased in shipping." For the hardware stores (99 percent) and furniture stores, the aftermath of the wood price rally in the first half of the year. The scarcity of chips and semiconductors lead to electronics dealers to the fact that not every product is available immediately: that was 97 percent of retailers of consumer electronics. In motor vehicle trade (88 percent), the delivery problems are shown in particular with electric cars.

The electronics dealer MediaMarkTaturn, however, currently has no problems. "There is enough goods in our markets and sides," said a corporate speaker of Reuters news agency. However, some suppliers would have signaled that, depending on the demand, it could come to bottlenecks in the availability of individual products in the coming months. "Then smartphones, tablets, printers, dishwashers and refrigerators could belong," said the speaker. "To what extent and in which frame that actually occurs so can only be predicted at the moment."

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The trade association Germany (HDE) has rejected fears of larger bottlenecks of retail in the Christmas business. "The Christmas purchases are also secured this year, nobody has to worry," said HDE spokesman Stefan Hertel on Tuesday of the news agency AFP. Of course, it could happen that coveted products or new releases "are also scarce" - but these are well-known phenomena from recent years.

HDE spokesman Hertel acknowledged that individual products could be scarce, as particularly dealers and traders of nonfood articles such as electronics or toys would be this year before special challenges . Especially from the Asian area there can be delivery problems and that is also "not the day after tomorrow". But that does not hit the business in the overall danger, "said HDE spokesman.

Are Christmas gifts more expensive this year?

As a consequence on the increasing scarcities, many retailers are now visible as the IFO Institute. "The industry has announced price increases and now inevitably depends in retail trade," said warrion. This could drive the inflation rate - which is currently at 4.1 percent at the highest level since 1993 - even higher.

Despite all the problems, retailers have so far expect greater disturbances in the closer Christmas business. "With a view to the upcoming Christmas business, there is no reason to worry," said the main executive of the Trading Association Germany (HDE), Stefan Genth, recently Reuters. "The search for matching Christmas presents was also secured this year." Although this time new releases and new models could become very popular products, as it could come here to production bottlenecks. "That people stand with empty shelves at their Christmas shopping, but is not to be expected," Genth said. In recent years, the German retailers in November and December were around the 100 billion euros. (AFP, Reuters)

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