Pakistan: Grain and Feed Update

  |   Attaché Report (GAIN)   |   PK2022-0008

Based on the government’s international procurement intentions, the 2022/23 wheat import forecast is increased from 2.0 to 2.5 million tons (MMT). Due to water shortages in key producing areas during the early planting season, the rice production forecast for 2022/23 (November-October) is reduced from 9.0 to 8.6 MMT. As a result of the strong pace of exports to date, the 2021/22 rice export is increased to a record 5.2 MMT.

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