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GDN online: Egypt will not import rice in the current financial year

Ali Moselhy told Reuters local rice production was sufficient to last until then and there would be no need for further imports.
09.09.19 | Interesting article at GDN online

Egypt's supply minister said on Sunday the country had enough strategic rice reserves to last until Feb. 15 and there would be no need for imports in the current financial year.

Egypt's financial year 2019-2020 ends on June 30.

Ali Moselhy told Reuters local rice production was sufficient to last until then and there would be no need for further imports.