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Confluence of factors cause disconnect in salmon pricing

...which produces roughly one-third of the U.S. farmed salmon imports, has also seen the value of its currency, the Chilean peso, drop 16 percent against the U.S. dollar from November 2014 to November 2015, giving the U.S. greater purchase power...
Bristol Bay sockeye run well beow forecast

...countries could keep lowering prices for foreign farmed fish. The U.S. dollar is strong and rising against both the Chilean peso and the Norwegian kroner, currencies from two of the biggest importers of Atlantic salmon in to the U.S.Norway's farmed...

...of a company that was given contracts to print the Argentine peso, as well as material for Fernandez's election campaign...department's website. The judge also ordered an embargo on 200,000 pesos ($25,000) of Boudou's property. He will remain free...

...monthly bond buying by another $10 billion to $65 billion. Turmoil in individual emerging markets such as Argentina, where the peso dropped 16 percent over two days last week, is also spooking investors.Japan's Nikkei 225 sank 2.6 percent to 14,993...
Perils of Polly: Gravel, gravel everywhere ...

...gravel! Washboard gravel took us toward Torres del Paine, Chile's most famous national park. We paid the steep 30,000 pesos or about $62 and continued chattering our bones, teeth, and all the nuts and bolts in the car. I had read and reread what...
Perils of Polly: A funny thing happened on the way to the penguins...

...But his answer floored me: 32,000 pesos. Had I heard right? The calculator in...pointed to his left. "That one is a couple pesos cheaper." He pointed to his right...under our tires. We also pushed a lot of pesos at the toll booths. We spent more than...

...villagers held a traditional Indian assembly in March in Talea's town square, and residents voted to invest about 400,000 pesos ($30,000) of municipal money in the tiny phone system, most of it for the antenna and radio base station. The system...
Road trip: 8,873 miles through Argentina, Chile

...back, and armpits as I stood in line watching our two carry-on bags and waiting for my sister to change our money into pesos. We were instantly attacked by taxi drivers, but my sister's philosophy was why pay $50 for a 2.5-hour trip in an air-conditioned...
Perils of Polly: Ushuaia: Just getting there poses challenges We nodded that would be fine, as we'd just tie a knot in the belt itself so that it would fit snugly. We gave him 50 pesos (his wife asked for 40) and headed happily down the road. Problem No. 2: To get to Ushuaia, we'd have to go through...
Perils of Polly: Running on empty

...Arenas where the stress dripped from our shoulders. We paid with a credit card and immediately found an ATM machine for Chilean pesos. Next goal was to find a campground. We drove all through the quaint seaside city and stopped at a hostel to find out if there...


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