China allows US milled rice imports

China has begun to allow imports of milled rice from the United States to meet domestic demand, the move will enhance bilateral trade in agricultural products. China had previously banned US rice imports owing to the […]

Rice procurement reaches 238.8 lakh tonnes.

The government has procured 238.8 lakh tonnes of rice in the current 2018-19 marketing season so far, with purchase in Punjab and Haryana almost over. The rice procurement target for the current season (October-September) has been […]

Sugar imports in November

Sugar imports in November grew by 107 percent compared with the same period last year, as more traders shipped in the commodity ahead the season. The commodity imported by various traders rose to 39,752 tonnes in […]

The US-China trade war

The US-China trade war resulted in billions of dollars of losses for both sides in 2018, hitting industries including autos, technology – and above all, agriculture. Broad pain from trade tariffs outlined by several economists shows […]