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India bans wheat exports as heat wave hurts crop, domestic prices soar
May 14, 2022

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India has banned wheat exports after a scorching heatwave drastically affected crop yield and skyrocketed inflation.

The government's production estimate stands at 95 million tonnes, from an earlier projected 'record' production of 111.3 million tonnes.