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CNBC reports:

– Home Depot has reserved its own ship, bought merchandise on the spot market and flown in power tools as it copes with supply chain headaches.

– The pandemic has created complexities that have ricocheted across the globe, from congested ports to soaring consumer demand.

– One of the most recent challenges is a Covid-19 outbreak in southern China.

Home Depot is one of the largest importers in the country. Yet with congested ports, container shortages and Covid-19 outbreaks slowing shipments, ...

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