20 / 04 / 2020
The FAO has estimated Nigeria’s 2019 paddy production at 9.55 million MTS, up by 7.32% year-on-year and 22.4% above the five-year average. Production was boosted by favourable rainfall and adequate...
16 / 10 / 2019
Update on parboiled rice imports into Benin
According to participants, parboiled rice is allowed into Benin unless it is destined for Niger. While cargoes were reportedly stuck at Benin ports in the second half of last week, some traders have...
11 / 10 / 2019
Parboiled rice imports not allowed into Benin
According to participants, Benin's Customs Authority are not allowing parboiled rice to enter the country. While no official statement has been made, many exporters reported that their...