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Sri Lanka slaps additional customs on imported rice
The Sri Lankan government has slapped an additional customs duty on imported rice and wheat flour to protect local farmers with immediate effect, Daily News said.

The government will increase the customs duty on imported rice to 20 rupee (0.2 cent dollars) per kg with immediate effect and will levy an additional tax of 10 Rupee (0.1 cent U.S. dollars ) per kg on imported wheat flour.

"The government has taken this decision to protect local paddy cultivators and solve the problems encountered by them in marketing their produce," the Finance and Planning Ministry said.

The Ministry also said that since there are adequate rice stocks in the local market, it has become mandatory to offer a fair price for local paddy to protect the indigenous farmer.
MGR Archive 4.2.2006
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