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CORRECTED-Colombia to create fund to rescue coffee farmers when prices drop

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

(Corrects first paragraph to show fund would help farmers when
prices fall below production costs, not production costs below
prices)
By Luis Jaime Acosta
BOGOTA, July 12 (Reuters) - Colombia, the world's top
supplier of washed arabica, is creating a special fund to
subsidize coffee farmers when international prices fall below
production costs.
The stabilization fund, announced by President Ivan Duque
late on Thursday, is the country's latest bid to help ...

 

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