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Chile Seeks Developed Status,
Meets Soaring Energy Costs

Bloomberg Markets, by Randall Woods

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Posted By:PageTurner, 1/15/2013 3:41:27 PM

Fernando Almeda, who moved to south- central Chile’s Curico valley from his native Spain two decades ago to pursue his love of winemaking, says the Andean nation is a paradise for vintners. Its Mediterranean-like climate is well suited to growing grapes, while the Andes mountain range to the east and Atacama Desert to the north provide natural barriers against pests. And as Chile comes closer to becoming a developed nation, it cultivates a growing number of consumers who can afford the quality of wine produced by Miguel Torres Chile vineyards, where Almeda works as technical director,

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To call Chile a developing country is a stretch. Already it looks nicer than California.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rafter, 1/15/2013 4:02:25 PM     (No. 9118319)

My favorite import from Chile right now?

Cote de Pablo.

She´s the NCIS hot babe.

She´s looking better than anything in Coweefornia.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Axeman, 1/15/2013 4:20:26 PM     (No. 9118365)

Khalifornia is in sharp decline. They try to talk it up in the news but everyone here is being layed off or knows someone who is layed off or leaving. I´ve lived here my whole life and never have seen it this bad, not even under Djimmi Carter. Maybe Chile can learn from our mistakes.

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