MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines could import sugar round October ought to the provision be depleted, President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. stated in his vlog posted on Sunday.
However the quantity can be smaller than the proposed 300,000 metric tons of sugar that he earlier rejected.
“Perhaps round October, the provision right here within the Philippines could also be near getting used up. So we could must import, however solely just a little,” Marcos stated in Filipino. “It is not as a lot as 300,000 metric tons they had been speaking about earlier than. Round 150,000 [metric] tons can be sufficient for the entire 12 months. That is why I believe we had been capable of reduce the importation of sugar.”
Marcos had earlier rejected Sug…
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