buffer stock - updates

Rappler's latest stories on buffer stock


NFA set to import 250,000 MT tons of rice in May

Apr 20, 2018 - 9:17 PM

The National Food Authority reopens government-to-government importation with invitations sent to the embassies of Thailand and Vietnam

NFA's Aquino diverted E. Visayas rice to Bulacan rice traders – memo to Duterte

Apr 16, 2018 - 8:15 PM

Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr pens a confidential memo to President Rodrigo Duterte laying out NFA anomalies under Jason Aquino's watch

Senate Hearin on Rice Shortage February 27 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Consumer groups suggest ways to deal with NFA rice shortage

Feb 28, 2018 - 4:35 PM

The National Food Authority's existing buffer stock of rice is good for only 1.7 days

NFA RICE. Malacañang says about 325,000 metric tons of rice will arrive in the country 'within the month.' File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Filipino farmers urged to sell their palay to NFA

Feb 22, 2018 - 6:24 PM

'We are appealing to the farmers to help us also. It is not only the task of NFA to ensure food security of the nation, it is the task of everybody,' says National Food Authority Administrator Jason Aquino

Vietnam to supply majority of PH rice buffer stock

Feb 28, 2015 - 4:16 PM

Vietnam edges Thailand on volume to supply 300 000 MT of reserve rice for the lean season

Vietnam wins majority of NFA contract to supply rice for the lean season. File Photo Rappler

PH to import rice stocks for the lean season

Feb 17, 2015 - 7:35 PM

The total volume of rice would be imported through government to government deals with Thailand Vietnam and Cambodia

NFA: No rice shortage

Jan 07, 2014 - 7:45 AM

The NFA proactively warns the public of people trying to spread rumors of a rice shortage to divert attention from a smuggling scandal

WARNING. The National Food Authority warns against those planning disinformation campaigns and distributing rotten rice with NFA logos. Photo from the International Rice Research Institute

NFA rice stocks only good for 2 weeks

Oct 11, 2012 - 12:49 AM

The country s buffer stock at the NFA is only good for 15 days says BAS