Boat sales leaped to a 13-year high in 2020, and the boom is expected to continue through 2021.
Demand for manufactured goods is booming, and the supply chain for raw materials is struggling to meet it.
Demand for manufactured goods like automobiles and appliances is starting to create bottlenecks in production.
Certain products have been outsourced for so long that finding a domestic supplier could be tough, one business owner said.
Economists expect moderate GDP growth in the fourth quarter, after a fall where consumer spending gave some businesses a boost.
Orders for big-ticket items are a rare economic bright spot. But many businesses that rely on in-person customers are hurting.
Chinese exporters have found ways to deal with the extra U.S. tariffs and those plans are not set to change under President-elect Joe Biden.
A check-in with Cary Quigley, president of Sterling Technologies in Erie County, Pennsylvania.
Some Chinese manufacturers do not expect the trade tensions with the U.S. to change much even with a Biden presidency.