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United Nations Arm Says Panic Buying Could Impact Global Food Supply Chain

Panic Buying Could Impact Global Food Supply Chain: United Nations Arm

The outlook for wheat and other staple crops is positive for the rest of the year, according to the WFP United Nations: The rapidly-spreading coronavirus pandemic is so far having little impact on the global food supply chain, but that could change for the worse – and soon – if …

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Passenger Airlines Could Take $100 Billion Hit Due To Coronavirus, Says IATA

Passenger Airlines Could Take $100-Billion Hit Due To Coronavirus: Industry Body IATA

Airlines across the world are rushing to cut flights and costs, and warning of a hit to earnings London/Singapore: The coronavirus epidemic could cost passenger airlines up to $113 billion in lost revenue this year, an industry body warned on Thursday, more than three times a projection it made just …

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