There may be a shortage of gifts this holiday season

U.S. Postal Service customers wait in line to mail Christmas presents at a U.S. Post Office December 20, 2004 in Washington, DC.
U.S. Postal Service customers wait in line to mail Christmas presents at a U.S. Post Office December 20, 2004 in Washington, DC. Photo credit Getty Images
By , KCBS Radio

As winter approaches, experts warn that the U.S. may see a shortage in gifts this holiday season.

Manufacturing and shipping industries are suffering supply chain issues, Nathan Burrow, deals editor for Wirecutter at the New York Times, told KCBS Radio. People planning to buy presents for friends and loved ones should start sooner rather than later.

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