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Detail

Area
China (Mainland)
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
25/06/2014
Policy Category
Stocks
Policy Instrument
Stock-holding policy, Government procurement
Description
Announced that it would raise state grain reserves by 25 million tonnes, maintaining the equivalent of six month\'s worth of domestic grain consumption in store. The Government is additionally to expand storage capacity by 50 million tonnes by 2015.