Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Malawi
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
24/09/2018
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Government market intervantion
Description
Announced that maize grain held by the Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (ADMARC), a Government parastatal that procures and sells cereals, will be sold at MWK 170 per kg (USD 233.8 per tonne). This is more than 30 percent below the previous level of MWK 250 per kg (USD 343.8 per tonne), in place since October 2016.