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Vladimir Pekic is a freelance journalist who writes for both IEG Policy and IEG Vu. He has many years’ experience covering a wide range of agri-food and commodity topics across Europe and Latin America.

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Argentine peanut harvest starts with financial squeeze and lack of inputs

Argentina’s new peanut sowing season was launched earlier this month with lower availability of agricultural inputs needed for the crop and a financial squeeze, due to domestic currency scarcity as banks are stockpiling cash, according to the Argentine Chamber of Peanuts (CAM).

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Record exports of Chilean cherries

Chilean exporters could export around 226,000 tonnes of cherries, or 45.2 million cases, this 2019/20 season, according to new estimates by analysts from the iQonsulting agency


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Production of imitation Italian cheese overtakes originals, Italian farmers report

Global production of non-original Parmigiano Reggiano and Grana Padano cheeses has surpassed the production volume of Italian originals thanks to the spread of imitations across all continents.

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Eight types of fruit will be processed in new Brazilian factory

A privately-owned BRL26 million (USD6.22 mln) fruit processing plant is being installed in Santo Antonio do Paraíso, in Brazil's Paraná state.

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Continued fine weather will result in superb Peruvian mango crop

Peruvian fresh mango exports may exceed 204,000 tonnes in the 2019/20 season that is about to begin, according to new estimates released by the Peruvian Association of Mango Growers and Exporters (APEM).

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Brazil extends anti-dumping tariff on Chinese garlic

The Brazilian government has extended anti-dumping duties on imports of Chinese garlic for a five-year period.

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