Selected Trade Changes for 2018
Sri Lanka imports are boosted 350,000 tons to 400,000 due to increased government efforts to offset the severe impact of drought on domestic production. • China exports are raised 100,000 tons to 1.0 million on expectations of continued large shipments to Africa. • Egypt exports are cut in half to 100,000 tons as the government continues to restrict exports. • India exports are lifted 500,000 tons to 11.5 million due to continued regional demand.
Date: 17-Aug-2017