“We are confident that total Thai rice exports this year will be higher than 10 million tonnes, given exports in the first five months reached 4.21 million tonnes or an increase of 6.2 per cent from the same period last year,” he said.
Thai ranked second in global rice exports in the first five months, following India which exported 4.77 million tonnes during the period, up 4.6 per cent from the same period last year. Vietnam ranked third with export volume of 2.52 million tonnes in the first five months, a rise of 16 per cent from the same period last year.
Published : Aug 19, 2022
Published : May 28, 2018
By : The Nation