Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Costa Rica
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/07/2012
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Support prices
Description
Court sentence ruled in favor of rice producers and instructed damages be paid to them. In addition to instructing that producer prices be fixed based on technical criteria, the court ruling also set a higher producer price of USD 614 per tonne (colones 23 131 per 73.6 kg bag).