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20 May 2013 Last updated at 13:45 ET Help The government of Venezuela is trying to import 50 million rolls of toilet paper before supermarket shelves run out of stock.
Some economists say that the shortage of basic goods – which also include milk, butter and coffee – is a result of the socialist government’s price control policies.
Mauricio Moraes reports.
(Via. BBC News Latin America)