Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Egypt
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/09/2011
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Government procurement, support prices
Description
Plans to build a rice stockpile through local purchases announced. Volumes procured to equal half of country\'s annual food distribution requirements, with prices set between Pounds 1 920 and 2 000 per tonne (USD 320 – 334/tonne)