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India Govt can import wheat up to 5 mn tonne to build stock
India, the world's second-largest producer of wheat, could import between 3-5 million tonnes of the foodgrain this year to bolster its buffer stock for meeting any exigencies. "I have to make it clear that on one side we will procure but on the other we will have to build up stocks as we need to have them in emergency," Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar told reporters here. "This is to protect against any deficit monsoon in any state or other exigencies. To build stocks we could import between 3-5 million," he added. Pawar, who was speaking on the sidelines of a workshop on contract farming, said the buffer stock situation in current year was comfortable as it had exceeded the stipulated 4 million tonnes by 0.5 million tonnes. "Last year, the buffer stock position was only two million tonnes, this time it is 4.5 million tonnes. That's why I am quite comfortable about the buffer stock. But I want to build up stocks for next year," Pawar said.
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