Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Costa Rica
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/09/2016
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Consumer prices
Description
Amended ceiling/floor prices of various rice qualities consumed in the country, effective 6 September 2016. According to the decision, the price band of the widely consumed 80–20 rice would be replaced by fixed retail price of CRC 621 (USD 1.1) per kg, representing a 1.6 percent reduction from the previously applicable minimum price.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 1 October 2016.