TITLE

Facing new challenges

PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Finance Week;4/26/2002, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the challenges faced by farmers in South Africa. Statistics on food expenditure; Performance of the agricultural sector; Impact of globalization and trade liberalization on the agricultural industry.
ACCESSION #
7562900

 

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