TITLE

Yuck! Foreign rice!

AUTHOR(S)
Butler, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/21/94, Vol. 116 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Japan's Food Agency is learning market economics the hard way. A day after director Hirofumi Ueno announced measures to prevent the hoarding of domestically produced rice, worried consumers across the country lined up for hours outside stores and stripped shelves bare in minutes. What caused the panic; Decision to mix foreign and domestic rice that backfired.
ACCESSION #
9403167505

 

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