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Farmers slam America's largest trucking brokerage with a $1.1 billion lawsuit

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Farmers in North and South America sued C.H. Robinson, the world's third-largest logistics company, alleging illegal business practices they say defrauded them, Texas Public Radio reported Friday .
Dozens of farmers claim the company overcharged for shipping costs of produce, illegitimately held onto additional profits, and underpaid farmers for many types of products including melons and asparagus.
C.H. Robinson denies all allegations and said some farmers owed them money for loans the company granted.
The farmers are seeking $1.1 billion over claims of concealed and unpaid profits as...
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