That has insight! Minimum Order Quantity (MOQs) and balancing 'Your Bet' that the end Product will sell enough units at a given (predicted) minimum price,
will keep you viable to the next Season.
I think sometimes that a Co-op for Components would be a good solution, Then you...
Do you think that the Sailing Industrial Supply-Chain as a whole does not do enough to diversify Sources and Manufacturing?
(For example, to my recollection I have never bought anything from South America or Central America (Mex), Africa, etc. ...)
Do you think the Industry's Supply chains...
Are any of you experiencing Chandlery Supply delivery problems?
My UK suppliers are having difficulty on two fronts.
1. The Chandlery Supply Chain (Parts from Manufactures)
2. Customs (In my case the U.S. Customs - Sent via FedEx & TNT)
My U.S. Chandleries also seem to have limited...