East Asia and the Pacific

Data & Analysis

Vietnam rice export prices decreased for 5 and 10 percent broken rice last week. This is due to the ban from the Chinese authority for unofficial cross border rice sales from Vietnam.
Export prices increased 1 to 2 percent due to tight domestic supplies. The government has not finalized last week’s public tender.
Domestic beef production fell in 2014 while imported beef increased to make up the shortfall.