Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Mexico
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Grains
Date
18/07/2018
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Government support
Description
Introduced a new income support scheme of MXN 2 billion (USD 186 million) in the face of declining prices faced by grain and oilseed producers. The programme is estimated to cover about 11 million tonnes of maize, sorghum, wheat and soybeans, and is open to producers in selected states or regions that are registered with the Forward Contract Programme.