It seems the long ongoing chip supply issues might have convinced Canon to build their…
It seems demand for the new Canon RF 14-35mm f/4L IS is higher than Canon can fulfill.
We have received more orders than expected for each of the following products, and it will take some time before delivery.
We thank you for your many orders and apologize for any inconvenience caused to our customers. Thank you kindly look forward for your understanding.[Applicable products]
・ RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 IS USM
・ RF 100mm F2.8 L MACRO IS USM
・ RF4 00mm F2.8 L IS USM
・ RF 600mm F4 L IS USM
・ Ring type tripod mount E (B)
・ RF 14-35mm F4 L IS USM
Pre-orders for the Canon RF 14-35mm f/4L IS are available but it seems uncertain when the lens will be delivered. An August 2021 shipping start was predicted by Canon. If you are interested in the Canon RF 14-35mm f/4L IS it might be a good idea to act quickly.