Even if Europe is not directly affected by the grain boycott, it will be problematic for us. After all, sub-Saharan countries have to cope with an enormous increase in the prices for fertilizer and crude oil.
It is hardly possible to calculate exactly how many more people will suffer from hunger. Based on the experience of previous market fluctuations, some experts assume that there will be up to 100 million more hungry people. And Putin appears to be aggressively driving up prices. Since the beginning of the war, observers have been talking about grain freighters being blocked in the Black Sea or even being shot at with rockets and sunk.