05 Mar '12, 11am

How Cheap Fashion is Threatening Food Supply

How Cheap Fashion is Threatening Food Supply

However, increasing acreage of cotton and fuel crops is dangerous because this could result in food shortage and food inflation which is already at a high. This trend is likely to affect Asia, Africa and the Middle East more than the rest of the world. The inability to keep growing cotton cheaply might mean the end of cheap fashion because in comparison to food and fuel crops, it is a non-essential commodity. So, in the long run the amount of acreage used for cotton cultivation will decrease, proportionately boosting up prices.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/03/food-crops-cotton-che...

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