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Unformatted text preview: abundant supply to be purchased by the consumer. The same would apply if there was damage to the crops due to pestilence or disease. Gas prices would also affect the price of bananas as we've seen with other staples over the past few years. If it is more expensive to ship the bananas, the cost to the consumer will be higher. Supply and demand governs what we as consumers pay for the goods and services we purchase....
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- Spring '09