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Detail

Area
Japan
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
01/02/2013
Policy Category
Stocks
Policy Instrument
Increase animal feed reserves
Description
Increased animal feed grain reserves, including maize would be increased by 44 percent year-on-year, to 1.15 million tonnes, for the fiscal year beginning 1 April 2013. This comprises government reserves of 600 000 tonnes and 550 000 tonnes of those held by feed suppliers.