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Food prices set to hit record

April 27, 2011 -According to the latest figures from the United Nations, shrinking global stockpiles of corn, edible oils and US beef production levels could spell an increase in global food prices by as much as 4.4 percent by year's end. Such a jump would be a new record for food prices, and the increases would affect everyone, from the US to China.| READ MORE

April 27, 2011  By Financial Post/National Post


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