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[video] The Price Of Bananas

Author: Steve Kroft, 60 Minutes, CBS News [USA], Published on: 11 May 2008

...[O]ver the past 25 years no place has been more perilous [for American corporations abroad] than Colombia... Chiquita...found out the hard way. It made millions growing bananas there, only to emerge with its reputation splattered in blood after acknowledging it had paid nearly $2 million in protection money to a murderous paramilitary group that has killed or massacred thousands of people. [also refers to Dole, Fresh Del Monte]

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Related companies: Chiquita Dole Fresh Del Monte Produce