The Statistical Center of Iran recently said that meat prices had increased by 98% in one year and more than 15% in one month.
Many accuse regime affiliated bodies of making a profit in meat exports while importing cheap meat for Iranians.
Iranian State media: Livestock meat exports to neighboring
countries have increased by 300%
As a result, restaurants in Iran are shutting down because they are losing customers in “unprecedented numbers”.
Many Iranians say that they can no longer afford meat and have not eaten meat for months.