Australian rice exports to PNG at risk


Exports to one of Australia's biggest rice markets are at risk because of a change of government policy in Papua New Guinea.

More than three-quarters of the rice consumed in PNG is imported from or sourced by Australia. But the PNG Government's new rice policy will give 80 per cent of the import market to what it is calling 'pioneer investors' willing to develop a domestic rice industry.


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