Food Security

Egyptians count rising bread costs as Ukraine war disrupts wheat exports

Bread prices in Egypt are rising because Russia's invasion of Ukraine is impacting global wheat supplies. Image: Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

Sarah El Saffy

Writer, Reuters

Aidan Lewis

Writer, Reuters


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Flour prices have risen by up to 15%, said Attia Hamad of the Cairo Chamber of Commerce. Image: Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

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