“Pasta Crisis”? What Happened To Italian Staple?

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Italy’s popular staple food- Pasta, is in an inflation crisis. Pasta prices have risen by 17.5% in March and 16.5% in April according to Italy’s Ministry of Business. This food Inflation is more than double the inflation of the country’s consumer price index, which grew only 8.7% for March and 8.1% for April. The elevated … Read more