Thursday, May 22, 2008
Return of tourism also benefits agricultural exporters
Posted by Richard Trillo at Thursday, May 22, 2008
It's not just the tourist industry that will benefit from the return of charter flights. Lake Victoria's Luo fishing communities depend partly on tourist charter flights for their livelihood. Local food exporters have been hit very hard by the cancellation of the tourist flights in whose holds they normally ship fruit, vegetables and fish to Europe.