Kerala parties fear cheaper cash crops may disrupt local supply3 min read . Updated: 25 Aug 2009, 09:40 PM IST
Kerala parties fear cheaper cash crops may disrupt local supply
Kochi: Concern is mounting across Kerala, home to large plantations of tea, coffee and pepper, over a free trade agreement (FTA) India recently signed with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean). The pact will lower tariffs over a 10-year period on these commodities.
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