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Post time 2008-5-6 14:10:16 |Display all floors
We have seen leaps and jumps in the prices of grains and rices in the whole world in the past few months. A number of countries have halted rice exports to ensure domestic supply. Will we face a food crisis pretty soon, if not already in one?
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Post time 2008-5-6 15:15:47 |Display all floors
What does this sentence mean?-"If not already in one?"

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Post time 2008-5-6 16:31:32 |Display all floors
hi, lxforone, in another way of saying "If we are not yet in a food crisis, will we face it pretty soon?"  does that make sense?

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Post time 2008-5-6 17:10:06 |Display all floors
Originally posted by chinadaily at 2008-5-6 14:10
We have seen leaps and jumps in the prices of grains and rices in the whole world in the past few months. A number of countries have halted rice exports to ensure domestic supply. Will we face a fo ...



as long as China can EXPORT, nothing to worry about!!!

More worries like having no pocket money
What's on your mind now........ooooooooooooooo la la....Kind Regards

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Post time 2008-5-6 18:04:52 |Display all floors
food crisis has already  emerged in China,according to some of my chinese friends,the prices of much goods are muche higher then ever!

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Post time 2008-5-6 19:01:37 |Display all floors

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It is obviously contrived.... Oil went up.   Suddenly food all over the world became a crisis. The whole thing is a money grab.

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Post time 2008-5-6 19:04:25 |Display all floors
Originally posted by spiritrace at 2008-5-6 19:01
It is obviously contrived.... Oil went up.   Suddenly food all over the world became a crisis. The whole thing is a money grab.


Grocery price has gone up so much, you must have noticed if you do grocery shopping..

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