Partly, cycling seems to be one of the sports you can do corona-proof. The whole of the Netherlands, as well as our neighbouring countries, have taken to cycling in droves. As a result, demand for bikes and all their parts and accessories has risen. But the supply in bike products has slowed down because of the pandemic. All over the world, factories and production processes have come to a standstill. For your perspective, the production process of a bike from start to finish takes three years. Fiets.nl has written a complete and clear story about this in Dutch: "Where is my bicycle? How come bike stores are (almost) empty".