Items You Won't Find in Your Local Grocery
According to Bloomberg, the Russian invasion of Ukraine, one of the world's primary wheat suppliers, completely interrupted the system
Due to rising energy prices, Brazil recently redirected more sugarcane to ethanol production rather than sugar production, according to Reuters.
It's possible that you'll see less of this fruit (yes, avocado is a fruit) on store shelves. Earlier this year, the US government put a stop on avocado shipments from Mexico.
Toilet paper is a commodity that has been at the top of scarcity lists for the past two years.
Manufacturers are still facing an aluminium scarcity in 2020 and 2021, as customers store up on canned goods.
Following reports of a chicken scarcity in spring 2021, fast-food establishments reduced their chicken offerings. In the fall, the shortfall spread to grocery stores.