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Detail

Area
China (Mainland)
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
01/09/2011
Policy Category
Stocks
Policy Instrument
Stock Release
Description
Release of additional 3.7 million tonnes of maize (following the sale of 100 000 tonnes of maize in May) from state reserves by the end of November 2011, in an effort to boost supplies and ease domestic prices.