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Indonesia's Bulog Not Importing Rice This Year
JAKARTA, The state-run board of logistics (Bulog) said it will not import rice this year as it procured 12.543 million tons in June or 71 per cent of this year's target of 2 million tons.
Bulog will not sign new contracts to import rice this year, Bambang B. Prasetyo, a Bulog executive said, adding that import is likely to be needed toward the end of 2003 but it will be a carry over of an old contract from last year.
Prasetyo said the government has not decided what step to be taken to prevent further imports by general importers.
Bulog has called for restriction on rice import to protect the interest of farmers.
Industry and Trade Minister Rini MS Sowandi has also proposed a three month moratorium on rice import but the proposal was not accepted at a coordinating meeting on rice imports last week.
MGR Archive 9.7.2003
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