Amadeusz Juskowiak

Thailand announces third tapioca quota for ec

Thailands Commerce Ministry announced a new tapioca export quota of 737987 tonnes for the European Community against 762860 tonnes for the previous allocation

The ministry said the fresh allocation for the February 27July 7 shipment period is the third under a maximum 55 mln tonne overall quota that Thailand obtained from the EC for calendar 1987

It said the quota allocation was based on a national tapioca pellet stock of 434 mln tonnes surveyed last week up from 305 mln in midJanuary