Posts Tagged ‘shortage’

Another world food shortage crisis coming?

In the Russian summer of 2010, the worst drought recorded in 38 years destroyed its wheat crops, sending the world into another food-price crisis, dumping millions into hunger and inflating food import bills in poor countries. Two years later, the world is experiencing the consequences of another eventful northern summer. Article © AHN – All […]

Fears of looming food shortage in Burundi

There are fears of a looming food shortage in Burundi after heavy rains damaged two successive harvests, say officials. The affected crop accounts for the country’s June to December harvest that represents 15 percent of the annual production. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Ford rests plant in SA

The Ford Motor Co will idle its plant in South Africa beginning this week due to the shortage of parts from Japan after the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. View full post on Finance Stories