The Rice Exporters Association has given a public assurance of the quality of rice exported from Thailand to the United States in a statement issued on Monday.
The statement said random inspections of imports by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) at US ports of entry were a standard practice.
The FDA had recently announced additional safeguard measures. These include checks for possible adulteration of shipments of processed rice from China, Hong Kong, the Philippines and Thailand.
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