Demand has outweighed supply therefore companies charge more and ammo prices increase at the retail level.
You could see it coming just like before, so that's why I stocked up early!
For what it's worth, preppers generally believe you should have around 10,000 rounds per firearm stored away.
Besides, my guns would never forgive me if I didn't have a generous supply of, ammunition for them at reasonable prices.
"That's my story and I'm sticking to it ".
There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.