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What did fruit merchants and u. s. foreign-policy makers have in common? apex?

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Fruit merchants and U.S. foreign policymakers have many things in common, such as;

Both of them became interested in economic imperialism.

They both wanted to take control of the market in which they were, to become an elite and limited supplier of commodity / strategy.

Both used economic potential to spread U.S. influence abroad.

All of the above was done with the ultimate goal in mind to get the most out of most of their activities.