15/01/2014 09: 29
The Ministry of trade 31 current month deadline to stop marketing season rice in the provinces concerned, with confirmed receipt of 175 thousand tons of the crop until Tuesday, is expected to be better this season than previous seasons.
The Director of the company's cereal trade Hassan Ismail (morning): the company identified the 31 January deadline for shutting down the current season marketing rice across the provinces concerned, noting that the market Centre received until today more than 175 thousand tons of the crop by 103,000 tons of agricultural province of Najaf and 68 tons of Diwaniyah and Samawah peasant 966 tonnes and Babylon by 3,000 tons expected to be better this season compared with previous seasons.
For his part, Deputy Minister of trade Walid sweet in a press statement that the quantities of rice crop which was affected by precipitation of more than 1,500 tonnes, indicating that the quantities of humidity reached 17 percent, adding sweet, the Ministry was able to store such quantity in stock and began to make plans to avoid any damage to rice crops, especially when it rains.
The Commerce Department approved 15 to receive the rice crop from farmers during the current marketing season and formed committees in each branch to receive objections marketers.
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