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Year in Produce No. 1 — Trade troubles

Jan 10, 2020 by Tom Karst
While a mid-December “phase one” trade agreement with China lifted spirits and forestalled any escalation in the trade war with China, it
did not immediately remove Chinese tariffs on fresh produce.
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Drought dings Chile fruit exports

Nov 20, 2019 by Tom Karst
Chile 2019-20 deciduous fruit exports will dip modestly because of a drought and a decline in planted area, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.