Prices and pests, a lethal combination

The price of palm oil, say producers, does not cover costs. After the harvest, corn is paid up to $ 9 per hundredweight, according to Fenamaiz, pests attack the cocoa pods The boom of oil palm was so relevant in the coast, that was surpassed only by cocoa among permanent crops....
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Textile industry is affected by tariff surcharges

The national textile sector would be affected by higher prices of certain machinery, inputs and raw materials, with the entry into force of tariff surcharges, indicated yesterday union representatives and suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and marketers of fabrics in the...

Cigarettes price went up in with special consumption tax

With the Law of Production Incentives, this year’s Special Consumption Tax (ICE) were reviewed and the prices of products such as cigarettes were affected. The ICE rate increased from 0.0925 to 0.1310 cents per unit. In the case of cigarettes, the Marlboro white box that...

Oil barrel ended at $ 48.36 in New York

Oil prices ended at a slightly down on Friday, January 9 in New York. A barrel of “light sweet crude” (WTI) for February delivery fell 43 cents to $ 48.36 at the New York Mercantile Exchange (Nymex). In London, a barrel of Brent North Sea for the same delivery closed...

Brazil is getting more expensive due to the World Cup

According to a report by BBC Brazil, prices for flights, hotels and other services in this country, will be too high, to the point of concern to the Brazilian authorities, in charge of preparations for the World Cup. Newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo, reported that those who want to...