There are a ton of factors going into this perfect storm of compounding problems.
It doesn’t address distrust, civil instability, added numbers into the preparedness community, large numbers of added gun owners, hoarding or investment buying due to inflation. All of these can cause issues.
China becoming a huge consumer nation at the same time as all this with their numbers hurts too in way areas than connex containers.
The other population shift worldwide from “refugees”, immigrants, religions and crime organizations that are growing and becoming larger consumers too.