Inflation Part I: What is inflation?
As we celebrate hearing the word “pandemic” less frequently, we face its replacement: inflation. Second only to “supply chain,” inflation is impacting the cost of fuel, food, and federal interest rates. It is also changing the cost of assignments as employers pay higher fees for relocation support services and employees face decreased availability and higher […]
Q3 ASIA UPDATE | INFLATION – PRICING – CAPACITY
Price and availability continue to reflect the local impact of more open borders and the influx of more expatriates to Asia. Countries have modified entry regulations, removing barriers and shorten quarantine requirements. Those locations with more recent relaxations are just beginning to see availability decrease. Price increases follow. The changes from last quarter reflect […]
Q1 2022 Asia Update | Inflation – Pricing – Capacity
The end of Q1 2022 found Asia in a markedly different place from the start of the year. As borders open in many of our locations, the next set of challenges is steadily creeping into focus. During the Relocation Reboot stage of this pandemic, assignees and their families need as much, if not more, support […]