Business

The Marketplace Report: Citrus Fruit Shortage

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/4244119/4244120" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Florida's flurry of late-summer hurricanes battered groves, leading to fruit prices 50 percent higher than average. Florida is expecting the smallest grapefruit crop since the Depression, and its worst orange crop in 13 years. Hear NPR's Alex Chadwick and Lisa Napoli of Marketplace.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor

Support comes from