Sub-regional Office for the Pacific Islands
Kiribati Domestic Market Study

Kiribati Domestic Market Study

Subject: Food and Nutrition
Publication year: 2011
Published by: Betarim Rimon
Country: Kiribati

The atoll nation of Kiribati relies heavily on imported food due to its geography. This reliance was highlighted by food shortages in recent years linked to shipping delays as well as global price hikes in 2008 for rice and flour. To ensure a more secure