You’ve probably seen headlines like this recently:
China Panic-Hoards Half Of World’s Grain Supply Amid Threats Of Collapse
Typically, the reasons given are either the current supply chain issues or they expect a global shutdown due to the pandemic. Neither of these are likely correct, given when they started stockpiling in bulk.
More likely is they’re stocking up because they’re getting ready for war, and likely because they’re aware of the solar cycle. Remember, the Chinese empire spans millennia and has a long memory.
The point: Get ready for the long term.