State’s top firms bide time in Cuba

by 5m Editor
10 November 2003, at 12:00am

US - Cuba, with its economy in a shambles, pledged to dip into its hard currency reserves this week to purchase American farm products. So far, Arkansas’ $3 billion poultry industry appears to have missed out on new contracts. But that doesn’t mean the state’s agribusiness doesn’t want to win Cuban palates — and the communist government’s cash.

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