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Food Availability Controls Food Costs

The affordability of food is a major concern around the world. People in developed countries devote less than 20 percent of their income to food – in the United States, less than 10 percent – while in developing countries, more than half of household income is often spent on food. Better availability and more choice through trade can significantly reduce costs to consumers in the developing world.

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