Increasing exports of Thai rice to countries like China, Iraq, the US and and several African nations has resulted in almost a 31 per cent increase in Thailands rice exports
According to data from the Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA), the January rice exports increased from about 439,677 tonnes in January 2012 to about 575,136 tonnes in January 2013.
TREA said that rice exports to
Exports to Benin increased to around 48,576 tonnes from about 2,208 tonnes in January 2012, while rice exports to Senegal surged to about 30,865tonnes in January 2013, compared to just 50tonnes exported in January 2012. Rice exports to
Similarly, rice exports to the