Tropical commodities and their markets
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CTA. 1996. Tropical commodities and their markets. Spore 64. CTA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
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Tropical commodities and their markets by Peter Bobbins 1995 276pp ISBN 0 7494 1627 0 Kogan Page Ltd. 120 Pentonville Road, London N1 9JN, UK
This guide to natural tropical products provides a detailed picture of their production and their markets. Part One of the guide looks at the pricing mechanisms and markets for tropical commodities, as well as offering guidance on the problems of shipping, finance and documentation The products range from avocado pears and coffee, to ylang-ylang oil and molasses. Part Two consists of a directory of over 200 entries covering grains, oils, fruit and vegetables, fibres and natural chemicals. Part Three is a list of useful addresses, country by country, of associations and organizations dealing with commodities. The guide offers practical advice and information to all those involved in tropical commodities, from traders, importers and producers, to shippers and development agencies. Tropical commodities and their markets by Peter Bobbins 1995 276pp ISBN 0 7494 1627 0 Kogan Page Ltd. 120 Pentonville Road, London N1 9JN, UK