Amadeusz Juskowiak

Thai rice exports rise in week ended february 24

Thailand exported 84960 tonnes of rice in the week ended February 24 up from 80498 the previous week the Commerce Ministry said

It said government and private exporters shipped 27510 and 57450 tonnes respectively

Private exporters concluded advance weekly sales for 79448 tonnes against 79014 the previous week

Thailand exported 689038 tonnes of rice between the beginning of January and February 24 up from 556874 tonnes during the same period last year It has commitments to export another 658999 tonnes this year