According to the State Statistics Committee, in January-October 2021, Uzbekistan imported 26.9 thousand tons of rice from 13 countries for $7.2 million.
Rice imports increased by about 19.3 thousand tons compared to the same period last year, the committee said.
In the first 10 months of 2021, Uzbekistan imported rice mainly from:
- Kazakhstan - 26.5 thousand tons
- Pakistan - 223.2 tons
- China - 60 tons
- India - 23 tons
- Russia - 12 tons
- Lithuania - 2 tons