Tomatoes as an Economic Weapon

Tomatoes as an Economic Weapon

Post on April 16, 2013, 3:00 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

First, the U.S. and Mexico were/are involved in a war over homegrown tomatoes.  Now Brazil is joining the fray.  Three of the four largest economies may soon be in a Hemispheric hothouse over the Hothouse.

In Brazil, a longer-than-usual rainy season, high fuel prices and superheated demand have combined to send prices for the beloved food soaring, and consumers are seeing red.

Read Jenny Barchfield’s Miami Herald article here:

http://abcn.ws/115djN8

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