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U.S. markets for Caribbean basin fruits and vegetables

Richard N. Brown

U.S. markets for Caribbean basin fruits and vegetables

selected characteristics for 17 fresh and frozen imports, 1975-87

by Richard N. Brown

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, DC .
Written in English

  • Fruit -- Caribbean Area,
  • Vegetables -- Caribbean Area

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS markets for Caribbean basin fruits and vegetables
    StatementRichard N. Brown, Jr. and Nydia R. Suarez
    SeriesStatistical bulltetin -- no. 821, Statistical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 821
    ContributionsRivera-Suarez, Nydia, United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 200 p :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13566104M

    The global fresh food market in Europe is expected to see a steady growth during the forecast period, with a high demand for bread and bakery, dairy products, and fruits and vegetables.

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