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Detail

Area
Nigeria
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/12/2011
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Plans to overhaul the fertilizer distribution system announced, as part of the Agricultural Transformation Action Plan (ATAP). Additional support to take the form of loan guarantees for purchase of agricultural inputs, a risk-sharing facility for agricultural lending, as well as the elimination of import duties on agricultural machinery and equipment, effective 1 January 2012