It seems the Fujifilm X-T2 is selling much better than expected. Fujifilm Japan has issued a formal statement about the shortages to come due to the unexpectedly high demand.
Dear Thank you thick continued patronage Fujifilm product. Mirror-less digital camera “FUJIFILM X-T2” is, received a reservation of more than assumed, production has become a situation that does not keep up with the orders. For this reason, you may be asked for a while days to deliver the product you ordered. And we apologize for the inconvenience to our customers, actually there is no excuse. So we will continue to work to intensive production, I would like to humbly thank you for your understanding.”
Good luck to everyone with a preoder. Hopefully Fujifilm is able to ramp up production quickly.