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China feeling the pinch at supermarket checkouts

Global food prices are close to the peaks reached in 2008 when it provoked protests and riots in many parts of the world.

Latest figures from China show that inflation has risen to 5.4% in the last year.

Communist leaders there are desperately trying to contain rising costs.

Daniel Griffiths reports.

  • 15 Apr 2011
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