Washington, May 21 (PTI) The International Monetary Fund stands ready to strengthen its dialogue and scale-up its technical collaboration with India, spokesperson Gerry Rice has said, observing ...

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Vietnam's total paddy output in 2020 plunged by 1.85% to 42.69 million tonnes. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Pixabay)

  • The purchases are confirmation of dwindling supplies in Asia, which could cause a hike in the price of the grain in 2021
  • In Vietnam, the world third-biggest exporter of the grain, prices have jumped up to their highest in nine years
  • Indian traders have been contracted to export 70,000 tonnes of 100% broken rice for January and February