Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Mexico
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
28/11/2014
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Decided to extend a Pesos 200 (USD 15) per tonne direct assistance to rice farmers in order to aid them face marketing difficulties arising from declines in international rice quotations and growing competition with imports. The scheme will cover 64 000 tonnes of rice produced across eight states during the 2013-14 autumn-winter and 2014 spring-summer (irrigated) campaigns.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 November 2014.