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rice in burma
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The Xinhua General Overseas News Service
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Xinhua News Agency.
APRIL 15, 1994, FRIDAY
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HEADLINE: myanmar produces over 16 million tons of paddy
DATELINE: yangon, april 15; ITEM NO: 0415058
myanmar produced over 16 million tons of paddy in the 1993-94 fiscal year
ending last march, according to the official newspaper "new light of myanmar"
today. the paper quoted myanmar official statistics as saying that myanmar
produced over 14 million tons of paddy in the 1992-93 fiscal year. the paper
also disclosed that total paddy production in the 1994-95 fiscal year beginning
this month, is estimated at about 18.8 million tons. myanmar is an
agricultural country which mainly produces paddy.