Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Côte d'Ivoire
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
12/07/2017
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Price controls
Description
Set price caps on various commodities, including imported rice, for a period of six months. Price ceilings on imported rice range from XOF 307 to 397 (USD 0.55-0.71) per kg at the retail level in Abidjan, but vary depending on the origin and quality of supplies and place of sale, as well as the stage of the marketing chain.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 1 October 2017.