Information about the shortages that have arisen in recent weeks portends the possibility of a shortage of products such as toys or technological gadgets. ‘Horizonte’ wanted to analyze with Iker Jiménez, Carmen Porter and a team of specialized collaborators in different sectors the global commercial situation and advise its citizens on what may happen.
The presenter brought together various specialists and experts, who showed their opinions on the matter. Rubén Pérez-Aranda, co-founder and technical director of KDPOF, commented on the situation of the car: “The biggest crisis that we have in the automobile industry is the assembly of chips. If someone wants to buy a car I would wait.”
For his part, the sailor and analyst Fernando J. García Echegoyen discussed how the products arrive by ship: “In Spain there are no traffic jams at the container terminals, it is true that the large ships are not coming.” “It that comes to us from the Canary Islands, bananas and tomatoes, that is guaranteed. Let people not be alarmed because there is always hope, and we have to re-educate ourselves in consumer habits“, he clarified.
Ángel Niño, Councilor Delegate for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Madrid City Council also launched his council: “If you can advance some type of purchase, especially in technological material, non-perishable material is recommended because if not, inflation will eat up your savings.”
Colonel Baños did not hesitate to share with viewers when they should buy certain products if they are urgent and if there will be problems getting them: “If it is something that is really needed to work as a video camera or a computer, I would buy it as soon as possible in case perhaps, for the rest I would wait “.