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The Coordinator of the Third World Network (TWN) Africa, Dr Yao Graham, has expressed disquiet over the importation of salt from Brazil to Ghana.

He said the development was stifling local production of the mineral and was a disincentive for employment creation in the country.

At a two-day national conference on artisanal small-scale mining in Ghana organised by the TWN-Africa, Dr Graham said the artisanal and small-scale salt production sector was one that lent itself better to employment creation.

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