In Uncharted Territory
The world appears to have turned into one of those intrepid 15th Century explorers that embarked to find fresh opportunities but had to endure unforeseen hardships along the way.
The world is shrouded in uncertainty as the war in Ukraine rages on, energy prices soar and inflation spirals out of control in many countries.
In the United States, the reopening from the pandemic triggered pent-up demand for everything from raw materials to used cars. This, coupled with product shortages due to supply chain disruptions, pushed prices to unprecedented highs.