Fiji imports $40m worth of rice annually: Agriculture ministry

Ministry of Agriculture deputy secretary Jone Sovalawa and Li Zhi with the senior agriculture officials and representatives from China after the signing. Picture: SUPPLIED

FIJI imports about $40million worth of rice every year. This was revealed by Ministry of Agriculture’s deputy secretary Jone Sovalawa during the signing of a new contract between the Ministry of Agriculture and the Yuan Longping High in an effort to strengthen Fiji’s rice industry. Mr Sovalawa said the Tech Agriculture Company Limited of China […]

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