COVID-19 risks to global food security | Science- coronavirus dramatically increases consumer products risk but staples benefit ,31/7/2020· COVID-19 threatens access to food mainly through losses of income and assets that prejudice ability to buy food. The poorest households spend around 70% of their incomes on food and have limited access to financial markets, making their food security particularly vulnerable to income shocks ( 2 ). As the economic costs of social distancing have ...5 Sectors that Could Benefit or Suffer from Inflation13/5/2021· 5 Sectors that Could Benefit or Suffer from Inflation. For many investors, inflation has overtaken COVID as the largest threat to markets. 1 While it is up for debate how high and for how long prices may rise, we expect inflation worries to persist at least through the near term as stimulus, commodity prices and reopening feed through.