Global food prices fall in November

Global food prices fall in November

PRICES for major food commodities fell in November, reversing about half of their rise in the previous month as the cost of internationally traded staples, except sugar, declined across the board, according to a news release from the U.N. Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO).

The FAO Food Price Index averaged 156.7 points in November, a 1.6% decline from the revised October average and 18% below its value last year. The FAO Food Price Index is

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