Thursday, 31 May 2012

Foreign Goods Disappear from Argentina's Shelves

In Argentina the Apple computer stores are almost empty. Imported Parma hams, and French cheeses, are not being allowed into the country. Even vital materials for Argentina's automobile and pharmaceutical industries are unavailable. It's all part of government crackdown on foreign imports to the country to stimulate local industry and protect the trade balance. Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Buenos Aires.