Costs of production in the sugar industry.
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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Sugar -- Manufacture and refining -- United States.,
  • Sugar trade -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesTariff information series,, no. 9
ContributionsWright, Philip Green, 1861-
LC ClassificationsHF1756 .A425 no. 9
The Physical Object
Pagination55, [1] p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6621152M
LC Control Number19026283

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