How can the rice sector address the global market disruptions?

 Rice Today   |  

Amid El Niño, the impacts of climate change, and the effect of the recent India non-basmati white rice export ban in the global rice market, experts on rice research and market trends shared their perspectives and insights in a webinar hosted by IRRI where data shows that, while the market has reacted to the export ban, it has not panicked.

Experts provided stakeholders with information on how to navigate the challenges faced by the rice sector these days. They discussed probable reasons behind the ban, its effects, and possible short- and long-term solutions, especially in relation to food security in vulnerable rice-importing countries amid the impending El Niño and the larger threat of climate change.

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