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A Few Countries Are Creeping Toward Food Protectionism

Corn Declines on Lackluster U.S. Export Sales
Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

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A growing number of countries are signing pledges to resist export controls and other barriers to the movement of food and other necessities during the Covid-19 pandemic. But some countries are leaning in the other direction.