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Detail

Area
China (Mainland)
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
17/02/2017
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Support prices
Description
Lowered government procurement prices for paddy for the 2017 season. According to the decision, procurement prices for late/intermediate Indica paddy would be reduced by 1 percent to CNY 136 per 50 kilo (USD 395 per tonne), by 3 percent in the case of Japonica paddy to CNY 150 per 50 kilo (USD 435 per tonne) and by 2 percent for early Indica paddy to CNY 130 per 50 kilo (USD 377 per tonne).
Notes
Exchange rate as of 1 April 2017.