The initiative is designed to maintain food security and circumvent any future food crisis by taking action to secure the country's food supplies. It provides for the secure storage of strategic commodities including rice, wheat, barley, corn, soya beans, as well as livestock.
The initiative also mandates maintaining price stability for essential food products. The government has taken a number of actions to tackle the issue of potential food scarcity and seeks to cement national food security through this initiative.
Last Modified Date: 11/01/2017 - 10:42 AM Saudi Arabia Time