Economy, Domestic Economy

Pakistan to Export 30KT of Rice

Pakistan to Export 30KT of RicePakistan to Export 30KT of Rice

Pakistani rice exporters have booked new orders to export around 30,000 tons of rice to Iran after a gap of more than six years, Chairman of Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan Chaudhry Muhammad Shafique has announced.

“But there is still a problem of currency swap arrangements with Iranian banks,” he was quoted as saying by Pakistani newspaper The Nation on Saturday. Shafique made the statements following a weeklong visit to Tehran and Mashhad along with a delegation of Pakistani exporters.