Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Panama
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
05/01/2018
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Price controls
Description
Renewed maximum retail prices on 22 basic foodstuffs until 7 July 2018. The price ceilings were first installed on 1 July 2014, and have been renewed on a biannual basis since then. In the case of high quality rice, maximum retail prices will remain set at PAB 0.88 (USD 0.88) per kg.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 April 2018.