Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Peru
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/05/2012
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Announced plans to purchase 20 000 tonnes from small-scale farmers in main producing regions through the National Food Assistance Program (PRONAA) at harvest time, in addition to promoting rice exports and setting out measures to address producer debt burdens and to support harvesting and marketing activities.