STABILIZING THE INTERNATIONAL WHEAT MARKET WITH A U.S. BUFFER STOCK

Recent world carryover stocks of wheat are 65 percent of their average level during the decade of the 1960's. The precarious nature of this position has been demonstrated by the rapid upward movement of wheat prices in the last few years as world stock levels were depleted. The concern of many has been evidenced by numerous proposals for a world food or grain reserve.


Issue Date:
1977
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/190955
Page range:
55-68
Total Pages:
14




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