GIEWS Country Brief: Sri Lanka 05-May-2014

Report
from Food and Agriculture Organization
Published on 05 May 2014 View Original

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • The 2014 Maha season paddy crop reduced by prolonged dry weather

  • Cereal imports forecast to increase in 2014

  • Rice prices at record levels

  • Overall food security situation has improved but localized food insecurity persists