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Thai Rice: Prices Steady; Iran, UAE Buy Combined 117,000 MT
Bangkok, Thai exporters sold a combined 117,000 metric tons of rice to Iran and the United Arab Emirates during a visit by a government-led delegation there June 27-July 3 to promote Thai rice, Commerce Ministry officials said Monday.
Iran purchased 100,000 tons of rice, with the remaining 17,000 tons sold to the U.A.E., an official said.
The rice sold to Iran is 100% B grade while the U.A.E purchased Thai Hom Mali Rice, or jasmine fragrant rice, 100% B and 5% broken grades and parboiled rice, another official said.
The total sale is valued around $24.99 million, the second official said.
An industry source said large exporting firm Capital Rice Co. sold the rice to Iran at an undisclosed price. The deal is in addition to 30,000 tons the company was said to have sold to Iran recently, officials said. Officials declined to confirm the delivery period of the rice.
Thailand is the world's largest rice exporter. It exported 7.24 million tons of rice in 2002 and expects to ship 7.3 million tons of rice in 2003.
MGR Archive 8.7.2003
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