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externalRussia’s war in Ukraine pushes global food prices to ‘new all-time high.’

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by The Kyiv Independent news deskApril 9, 2022 4:43 am

The UN Food and Agriculture agency said on April 8 that food commodity prices averaged 159.3 points on the FAO Food Price Index in March, a 12.6% increase since February, when prices reached their highest since 1990. Prices of wheat, coarse grains, and vegetable oils have all increased.

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