March 8, 2022
New Volatility and Uncertainty Emerges in the Fleet Market
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The 84th State of the Fleet Industry video produced by Automotive Fleet offers an updated look at the state of the fleet market as presented by AF Editor Mike Antich.
🎙Today's topics include:
- The sharp spike in fuel prices.
- Forecast that commodity inventories to decrease putting new upward pressure their prices.
- Higher commodity prices to generate increased inflationary pressures in the macro-economy.
- Concern about a second disruption in the microprocessor supply chain due to constraints in key material necessary for production.
⏱ Timestamps ⏱
3:37 Emerging Price Trends
4:34 Unprecedented Low Supply of Aluminum – Goldman Sachs
5:05 Concern of Potential Catalytic Converter Constraints
5:55 Higher Prices = New Inflationary Pressures
6:15 Concern of New Disruption in Microprocessor Supply Chain
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Originally posted on Automotive Fleet