JAKARTA (Web Desk) – Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) Senior Vice Chairman Rafique Suleman, who is visiting Indonesia said that another tender of 150,000 M/Tons of 5% and 15% of Pakistani White Rice has been awarded to eight Pakistani Rice Exporters.
In a statemnet issued on Friday, Rafique Suleman said that the exporters were awarded the contract include Garibsons (Pvt) Ltd, Hassan Ali Rice Export Company, Meskay & Femtee Trading Compnay (Pvt) Ltd, K.K. Rice Mills (Pvt) Ltd, M.M. Commodities, Al Hamza Trading Compnay, Conwill Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd and Kangore Traders.
The said Rice Exporters will supply as per following to BULOG in which 5% Broken @ US$460 and 15% Broken @ US$450 totaling 150,000 M/Tons in current year.
He said that all this has been done due to the dedication and hard work of Ministry of Commerce and Pakistani Rice Exporters who are working day and night for the betterment of Rice Trade and earn foreign exchange for our beloved country.
Suleman further requested BULOG to include more exporters from Pakistan in upcoming tenders on which they have assured to include the same. It is an honour for Pakistani Rice Exporters that a state owned body of Indonesia, BULOG put their confidence on private sector by giving this large quantity tender for Pakistani white Rice. As a result of this tender, Pakistan will earn approx. US$70 Million which will help to decrease trade deficit and improve country’s economy as well.