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Day ahead – December 6, 2018: Chinese telecom executive arrested, Peterson says more ag trade aid may be needed, FAO food price index falls

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A Chinese executive for the telecom company Huawei was arrested in Canada, injecting uncertainty into the recent US-China trade truce. Meanwhile, incoming House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) suggested more ag trade aid may be required next year and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization food price index hit a two year low.



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