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Rice exports up 40% year-on-year

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Thai rice exports rose to 1.4 million tonnes in the first two months of 2014, up 40% from the same period in 2013, Oryza.com reported on Tuesday. 

At this rate, total rice exports in 2014 could jump 27% to 8.4 million tonnes over 2013, according to Oryza, a site for global rice news, research and analysis.

The country shipped 709,832 tonnes of rice in February 2014, up 2% from 696,558 tonnes in the previous month and up 66% year-on-year, according to data from Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA).

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