Japan finmin: New farm spending should lift efficiency, not subsidies

TOKYO, July 14 (Reuters) – Any fresh government spending on Japan’s agriculture sector should be for finding ways to cut its production and shipping costs rather than on subsidies for farmers, Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday. His comments came …
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