World food prices reach new high

World food prices rose 3.4% between December and January to reach their highest levels since such measurements started in 1990. The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations developed a Food Price Index twenty years ago, which is a basket of commodities that can track changes in global food prices. The Index averaged 231 points in January, which … Continue reading

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