Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Egypt
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
27/08/2015
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Export ban, export licenses
Description
Announced that, effective 1 September 2015, the ban on milled rice exports would be re-introduced so as to ensure sufficient availabilities for domestic needs. Export licenses issued prior to this decision would remain valid, provided export commitments are met within a 3-month period.