Behind the Numbers: What’s Causing Growth in Food Prices

Articles and reports: 62F0014M2022014

Description: Consumer prices for food purchased from stores rose to a 41-year high in October 2022, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI). This analysis explores the factors behind rising prices for food commodities, including shifting consumer demand trends, supply constraints and the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Issue Number: 2022014
Frequency: Occasional
Author(s): Fradella, Allyson

Main Product: Prices Analytical Series

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HTMLNovember 16, 2022
PDFNovember 16, 2022