PHNOM PENH: On March 30 the Ministry of Economy and Finance o issued a statement stating that export sales of white rice would be temporarily suspended. .
The recommendation is to ensure a sustainable supply of rice in the country during the COVID-19. The export suspension of rice starts on April 5 2020, until further notice.
Fragrant (*jasmine?) rice exports appear to be unaffected. NKD
*Vietnam, the world’s 3rd largest rice supplier imposed similar measures last week.