RICE TRADERS FORUM ON THE OPENING OF TRADE ON RICE
The Department of Trade & Industry held a Forum on April 29, 2019 at the Marble Hall of the offices of the Bureau of National Treasury, Ayuntamiento de Manila in Intramuros. Discussed were the guidelines meant for potential importers and traders of rice given Rep. Act 11203 and its IRR. At the meeting aside from Sec. Lopez were NEDA Sec. Ernesto M. Pernia, DA Sec. Emmanuel F. Piñol, PITC Pres. Dave M. Almarinez as well as others from IRRI, DA-BPI, PCC and BOC.