Problem

Undue control of industries and sectors by transnational corporations


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Incidence:
Many key agricultural commodity trade sectors are dominated by oligopolies of three to five large companies, including wheat, coffee, cocoa, tropical fruit and soya. This means that primary agricultural producers have virtually no influence on prices set in the world's major trading centres and futures markets.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
16.02.1999 – 00:00 CET