Thailand works to develop organic rice market World

Thailand works to develop organic rice market

The Thai Government needs to find the right markets for organic rice before encouraging farmers to increase the cultivating area from 300,000 rai (48,000 hectares) to 1 million rai in 2019, said President of the Thai Rice Exporters Association Charoen Leothamatas.
Thailand supports rice farmers ASEAN

Thailand supports rice farmers

The Thai Government’s committee for rice policy and management said on October 31 that it will offer a loan of 35.8 billion THB (1.02 billion USD) to jasmine rice farmers struggling with falling rice,
Thailand upbeat about rice export goal ASEAN

Thailand upbeat about rice export goal

The Thai Government is expecting a rise in rice export in the second half of this year to fulfil its export target of 9.5 million tonnes for the whole year.
Indonesia to buy Vietnamese, Thai rice World

Indonesia to buy Vietnamese, Thai rice

The Indonesian government has announced its intent to purchase rice from Vietnam and Thailand through government-to-government deals and its representatives will soon begin negotiations.
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Thai exporters to join Philippine rice auction

Thai rice exporters are to join hands with their Commerce Ministry in a bid to secure a huge rice contract with the Philippines after the country called an auction for the purchase of 500,000 tonnes of 25-percent broken rice.
Demand for Thai rice increasing World

Demand for Thai rice increasing

The exports of Thailand’s rice are likely to surge due to growing demand in the world, according to the country’s Foreign Trade Department.