Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Costa Rica
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
18/12/2013
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Support prices
Description
Delayed the elimination of fixed producer and consumer prices for rice, originally foreseen for 1 March 2014, to 1 September 2014. The decision is expected to allow authorities and sector representatives more time to design an alternate framework to support the rice sector.