The world amidst the highest inflation in four decades, the United States of America has not been excluded in the chain of scarcity and economic seat back.
In the many things affected by the scarcity wave in the Us is baby formula to the extent of importation of the product.
Empty baby formula shelves in grocery stores have been shown in various media outlets.
According to Lexie Patrovic of the News Channel 3 in a story on 10th May, grocery stores have gone to an extent of limiting customers on how much baby formula one can purchase.
According to wikipedia baby formula is a manufactured food designed and marketed for feeding to babies and infants under 12 months of age, usually prepared for bottle-feeding or cup-feeding from powder or liquid. (wikipedia).
Similac is one of the baby formula products produced by the Abbott.
In early February a decline in the supply of baby formula was registered in the US according to the Politico online site, the crisis is linked to the closure of the Sturgis plant in Michigan on concerns of food safety violations.
Thursday may 12 plans to reopen the Michigan plant were released by Abbott a health company which owns the Michigan baby formula plant that was closed.
This is as a need to embark on solving the widening graph of baby formula scarcity in the country.
The inflation wave has affected the whole globe and a lot has transpired in various governments, taxation rates have been hiked, government officials forced out government and much more.
By Jamiru Kalule
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