Ivory Coast: $10 million from South Korea in the rice sector

Second rice importer in Africa behind Nigeria, Ivory Coast is reducing the bill for its purchases. To this end, the country signed a contract to develop the production of improved rice seeds. The implementation of the Ivorian component of the K-Ricebelt is expected to mobilize a budget of 6.4 billion CFA francs ($10.3 million).

Source: Africa News Agency