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Ginger potential for Fiji

By GERALDINE PANAPASA
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Update: 2:30PM THE ginger industry in Fiji is a multi-million-dollar industry.

And according to Ministry of Agriculture permanent secretary Ropate Ligairi, the opening of marketing opportunities would broaden our economic base and provide employment to more ordinary people.

He made the comments during the opening of ginger refresher training at Southern Cross Hotel in Suva this morning.


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