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Detail

Area
Nepal
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
10/08/2018
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Support prices
Description
Set the minimum support price (MSP) for common paddy at NPR 24 606 (USD 207) per tonne, up from the NPR 22 300 (USD 187) set for the 2016/17 crop. In the case of Mota Dhan varieties, the MSP was set at NPR 23 312 (USD 196 per tonne), up from NPR 20 700 (USD 174) per tonne in 2016/17.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 October 2018.