Venezuela's financial crisis - in 90 seconds
Venezuela - a major oil producer - has been heavily affected by the fall in oil prices on international markets.
A falling oil price means fewer dollars flowing into Venezuela's government coffers, and less to spend on paying for imports.
As a result, basic items are being priced out of reach of average Venezuelans.
Video Journalist Tom Donkin
12 Feb 2015
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean