NestlÃ©â€™s Chairman Peter Brabeck couldnâ€™t have put it more bluntly:
â€œIt is really unbelievable that, when we have insufficient food in our world, we give it to cars â€¦Â I plead very openly, no food for fuel.â€
He was speaking at the recent Global Forum for Food and Agriculture in Berlin.
He does have a point.
Current subsidies for biofuels also push food prices up.