Eight-month rice exports down Business

Eight-month rice exports down

Vietnam exported about 4.54 million tonnes of rice for nearly 2 billion USD in the first eight months of this year, up 0.3 percent in volume but down 14.9 percent in value from a year earlier, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (Agrotrade).
Philippines likely to halt rice imports World

Philippines likely to halt rice imports

The Philippines is unlikely to import any additional rice this year given its current abundant supply, according to a source from the country’s Ministry of Agriculture.
Malaysia looks to end rice imports by 2020 World

Malaysia looks to end rice imports by 2020

Malaysia is aiming to achieve rice self-sufficiency and end rice imports by 2020, Bernama news agency quoted Malaysian Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry as saying on May 13.