Projected Pattern of British Food Supply and Imports
After the discussion in Chapter 3 of the projected pattern of demand in the United Kingdom following the country’s membership of the European Community, and the discussion in Chapter 4 of some of the consequent adjustments in farm organisation, this chapter turns to the projected pattern of British supply and the demand and the effect on imports.
KeywordsCommon Agricultural Policy Farm Income Project Pattern Commodity Group Constant Price
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