Excessive wheat surpluses


Periodically a combination of good weather and other factors gives rise to surpluses of wheat stocks which seriously depress the price of wheat on the international market and disrupt the economies of exporting countries. The accumulation of such surpluses has been a recurring feature of world markets for 50 years.

Growing grain crops
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Plant Life Cereals
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST