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Food Prices Surge Amid Unprecedented Heat Wave

Food Prices Surge Amid Unprecedented Heat Wave

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Prices of agricultural products in South Korea have spiked as the country grapples with a record-breaking heat wave, the government said Wednesday. The wholesale price of agricultural products is 6.5 percent higher than average as of late last month, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs. [...]