Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bilateral/Multilateral
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
16/10/2015
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Trade agreement
Description
A government-to-government agreement reached between Venezuela and Suriname, under the PetroCaribe framework. Under the accord, Suriname would provide close to 100 000 tonnes of rice to Venezuela annually, as payment for its oil arrears. Details of the agreement were to be finalised through subsequent official exchanges.