According to commerce Ministry, Thailand has exported 10.8 million tones of rice in 2014, which is the highest ever rice export by Thailand and hence has own its lost crown of top rice exporter of world.

Thai Commerce Minister General Chatchai Sarikalya said Monday that in 2014 Thailand has shipped 10.8 million tons of rice valued at US$5.37 billion (Bt174.8 billion) overseas

This year Thailand aims at exporting 11 million tones of rice to rice importing nation and this is almost 64% above than the rice exported by Thailand in 2013 which was  6.6 million tones and 22% above in terms of value which was invested in 2014 of $4.42 billions

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