Analysts blame shortages of some crops on complex import licensing procedures and graft. Photo: Reuters Analysts blame shortages of some crops on complex import licensing procedures and graft. Photo: Reuters
Analysts blame shortages of some crops on complex import licensing procedures and graft. Photo: Reuters

High security to protect Java's garlic fields of gold

Corruption and import restrictions in the name of food safety send prices of staple crops skyrocketing, hurting consumers

Analysts blame shortages of some crops on complex import licensing procedures and graft. Photo: Reuters Analysts blame shortages of some crops on complex import licensing procedures and graft. Photo: Reuters
Analysts blame shortages of some crops on complex import licensing procedures and graft. Photo: Reuters
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