Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Philippines
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
23/07/2014
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import quota
Description
Approved imports of 500 000 tonnes of rice through a tender, for delivery by November 2014. The import volume stands some 300 000 tonnes above previously announced plans, and will serve to refurbish stockpiles and quell inflationary pressure.