Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Philippines
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/03/2013
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import quota
Description
Announced plans to import 187 000 tonnes of rice by 30 June 2013, as part of its Minimum Access Volume (MAV) commitments under the WTO. Purchases are to be undertaken solely by the National Food Authority and will serve to reconstitute reserves ahead of lean months.