The cost of food will remain high for at least a decade,
the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation and the
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Food prices would ease gradually but ?most agricultural
commodity prices over the next 10 years will still
exceed the average of the previous decade by 10% to
50%,? a UN and OECD report said.
Meanwhile, food prices have increased 5.8% since the
beginning of the year, Verdict Research has claimed. The
figure was based on a basket of 100 grocery items.