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Pakistan’s rice exports to China increased 133% in 2021

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s export of rice to China (HS Code 1006) crossed $400 million in 2021, up 133 percent year on year, and in the first five months of the last year once Pakistan remained the largest rice supplier to China,

Rice exports increase 10.73pc in 1st half of fiscal year 2021-22

ISLAMABAD: The exports of rice surged by 10.73 percent during the first half of the current financial year (2021-22) as compared to the exports of the corresponding period of last year. Pakistan exported rice worth $1066.769 million during July-December (2021-22)

Russian Trade ministry to monitor more rice factories in Pakistan

KARACHI: The federal government has taken steps to increase the country’s exports as Russia recently increased the volume of rice imports from Pakistan. The Russian Trade ministry will monitor more rice factories via video link with the collaboration of the

Rice exports decrease 4.26 percent in fiscal year

ISLAMABAD: Different food commodities worth $2.854 billion were exported during first eight months of current financial year as compared the exports of $3.032 billion of same period of last year. During the period from July-February 2020-21, food exports witnessed a

Pakistan exported rice worth $2.5 billion last year: Minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research (NFSR) Syed Fakhar Imam has said the quality of Pakistan’s rice is acceptable globally. The minister was attending a webinar on Sustainable Rice Production for Boosting Rice Export of Pakistan. He

Indonesia introduces ‘rice ATMs’ to provide food rations

JAKARTA: Indonesia is rolling out “rice ATMs” in a bid to ensure those worst affected by the coronavirus outbreak can get the foods they need to survive. The vending machines are packed with rations of good-quality rice and operated by

Rice processing units to be set up under public-private partnership

KARACHI: Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has planned to set up a rice cleaning, processing and milling units in Karachi. According to a source the TCP plans to install rice units under the public-private partnership scheme. “In this regard, TCP