Special Reports: World Warned on Food Price Spiral


Subject:
Agriculture , Industries , Food & Beverage , Economic Aspects

Description:
Series of news stories from 2008 on the rise in world food prices. "Prices are increasing sharply for some of the most basic foodstuffs traded on international commodity markets," such as wheat, corn, and soy. Provides news stories, a FAQ, charts showing food prices increases, shopping lists from six families around the world (to be revisited in the future), and related links. From BBC News.

Publisher:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/world/2008/costoffood/


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