GIEWS Country Brief Sri Lanka 17-January-2013

Report
from Food and Agriculture Organization
Published on 17 Jan 2013 View Original

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Heavy rains cause some localized flooding early in the 2012/13 cropping season
  • Near-record cereal harvest estimated in 2012
  • Prices of rice and wheat continue to gain strength
  • Overall food security situation has improved but localised food insecurity persist