Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Syria
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Wheat
Date
01/05/2017
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Procurement price
Description
Raised the wheat procurement price to SYR 140 per kg (USD 650 per tonne) from previous SYP 125 per kg (USD 580 per tonne) in order to offset higher production costs due to the conflict which continues in grain-producing areas.