EU panel approves testing for imported U.S. long-grain rice.
According to the Commission, the EU imported 224,000 tons of rice from the United States in 2005, which was valued at 63.3 million [euro] ($79.1 million). Approximately 80,000 tonnes of the rice imports from the United States was of the long-grain variety, the Commission said.
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|Publication:||Food & Drink Weekly|
|Date:||Oct 30, 2006|
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