RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The war in Ukraine has boosted the price of different raw materials but has also generated uncertainty about the supply of crucial inputs for agriculture, including fertilizers. Given the difficulties, the Uruguayan government appealed to the Brazilian authorities to agree to the joint import of these products, understanding that Brazil's larger scale will facilitate access to the local market.
The Uruguayan Minister of Livestock, Agriculture, and Fisheries, Fernando Mattos, told Bloomberg Línea that they have already started negotiations to enable Uruguayan producers to access the supply with the intermediation of the northern country. The . . .