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How Transportation Costs Affect Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Prices

by Richard Volpe, Edward Roeger, and Ephraim Leibtag

Economic Research Report No. (ERR-160) 38 pp, November 2013

Cover image for ERR160 This study analyzes the relationship between fuel prices and wholesale produce prices using data for 2000-2009.

Keywords: Price determination, transportation costs, wholesale price margins, fruits and vegetables, trade

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Last updated: Friday, December 06, 2013

For more information contact: Richard Volpe, Edward Roeger, and Ephraim Leibtag