The most important and most dependable rice importer in Sierra Leone, CTC (Commodities Buying and selling Firm), has assured the nation that there’s adequate inventory of rice within the nation which can final for a number of months. “There isn’t a have to hoard rice now…These hoarding it are doing so at their very own peril….We’re assuring the nation that there’s adequate rice within the nation and that there isn’t any want for panic shopping for”, an organization spokesman mentioned in Freetown yesterday.
He confirmed that they’ve elevated their buffer inventory from the standard 15,000 metric tons to 40,000 metric tons. “We’re doing this to be on the safer facet and to keep away from any scarcity of rice out there”, Mr. Khalil Halloway mentioned.
CTC has been within the commodity enterprise for a number of years now. They’ve persistently maintained an impeccable report within the nation. They’re the largest and most dependable rice importers in Sierra Leone.
A Authorities of Sierra Leone spokesman praised the administration of CTC for his or her immediate motion in bringing in extra provide of rice in to the nation at a really tough second. “This exhibits that CTC are true mates of Sierra Leone”, the federal government spokesman mentioned in Freetown final evening.