Basmati rice: BGA for tapping potential of Chinese market

PAR Dec 3, 2016 0

Basmati Growers Association (BGA) of Pakistan Chairman Chaudhry Hamid Malhi has urged the government and the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (R...

REAP Chief Patron hosts reception for US consul general

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

Grace W Shelton Consul General of Unites States of America assured to extend support for the betterment of trade between Pakistan and USA here on Mond...

July-October Rice Exports Down 19 Percent yoy

PAR Nov 25, 2016 0

Pakistan's rice exports declined sharply by 19 percent during July-October of this fiscal year (FY17) mainly due to stiff competition in the world mar...

Rice Export Orders to Bring Relief to Farmers

PAR Nov 8, 2016 0

Rice export orders in bulk this year will bring a lot of relief to farmers, said Chairman Traders Association Kahna Haji Bashart Ali here on Monday. A...

The right price of rice

PAR Nov 7, 2016 0

With the peak harvest season underway, supply of rice and paddy prices are showing a decline. Barring the initial harvest stage, when farmers could g...

SECP Approves Paddy Rice Furtures Contracts for Listing on PMEX

PAR Nov 3, 2016 0

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has approved Super Basmati Paddy Rice futures contracts for listing on PMEX to further its endea...

Kenya accepts actual price of Pakistani rice

PAR Nov 2, 2016 0

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has agreed to the valuation of Pakistani long grained white rice at actual price of $300-350 per metric ton instead of $...

Ministry earns NA body's ire for steep fall in rice exports to Iran

PAR Nov 1, 2016 0

The Ministry of Commerce on Monday earned the ire of a parliamentary panel over decline of rice export to Iran during last five years, saying the mini...

Minister urges growers, rice millers to work towards value addition

PAR Oct 27, 2016 0

Sohail Anwar Khan Sial, Provincial Minister for Agriculture, has urged the growers and rice millers to jointly work for value addition in rice. A high...

September rice exports down 29 percent YoY

PAR Oct 22, 2016 0

Pakistan is losing rice market due to lack of research and non-availability of new seeds. These factors have resulted in a massive 29 percent decline...

REAP appeals to review proposed Umrah visa fee

PAR Oct 18, 2016 0

Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) on Monday appealed Khadim-e-Harmain Sharifain King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz to review the decision of Counc...

Reap vows to take rice exports to $4 billion by 2020

PAR Oct 3, 2016 0

The newly-elected office-bearers of the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (Reap) took charge of their offices at the 18th Annual General Meeting...

REAP to hold 'Biryani Festival' in Indonesia

PAR Sep 24, 2016 0

A high profile delegation of Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) will visit Indonesia to market Pakistani rice. REAP has also planned a gran...

Rice exporters elect new executive committee

PAR Sep 7, 2016 0

All the candidates vying for slots in the Managing Committee of Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) were elected unopposed in the annual ele...

Failure to supply rice Rs 4.2 million bid bond forfeited by TCP

PAR Sep 1, 2016 0

The Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) has forfeited the bid bond amounting to some Rs 4.2 million of a rice exporting firm as it failed to supply...