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Middle East, Mediterranean and Africa Regional Analysis

Regional Updates MEDITERRANEAN/MIDDLE EAST/NORTH AFRICA  Pakistan reports that the second 65,000 MT shipment of wheat has arrived from the Ukraine and another shipment of 69,000 MT is expected this week. These wheat imports are for the private sector. Inspection and clearance has been given priority as has the distribution of wheat to the provinces. All government agencies are said to be working together to avoid the possibility of delays.  Also from Pakistan is the information that agriculture has been added to the remit of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Pakistan is looking for Chinese assistance with corporate farming and possible joint farming projects, in particular for wheat.  Sri Lanka’s government has...

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