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Latin America: After The Commodity Boom

Given the importance of oil, metals, and agricultural goods for many Latin American trade accounts, fluctuations in commodity prices have a major impact on the region's currencies and growth...

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Oil Windfall Greatest In US And Asia

Cheaper oil prices are giving a boost to consumers and businesses across the world. However, variations in exchange rates mean that some countries are enjoying a bigger drop in oil prices than others...

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Latin America: Key Themes Of 2015

The end of the oil price boom, combined with weakening demand and lower prices for Latin America's metals exports, will make 2015 another challenging year for most economies in the region. As a...

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Americas GM Outlook: Limited Growth Ahead

The Americas region experienced the fastest growth in the world in genetically modified (GM) seed plantings over the past decade, and the region now accounts for around 85% of global GM plantings....

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Paraguay's Promising Economic Path

Paraguay saw the fastest real GDP growth of any country in Latin America in 2013, driven by strong agricultural production and surging exports. Now, with President Horacio Cartes positioning Paraguay...

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