40,000 tons of Rice Arrives at Umm Qasr

Basra’s port of Umm Qasr received a shipment of more than 40,000 tons of rice on Sunday.

According to the head of public relations at Iraq’s ports department, Anmar al-Safi, the shipment was for the Ministry of Trade.

“The ship Captain Hady from the Bahamas anchored at a quay in Umm Qasr with 40,045 tons of imported rice for the trade ministry,” Anmar al-Safi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.

(Source: Aswat al-Iraq)

One Response to 40,000 tons of Rice Arrives at Umm Qasr

  1. waleed February 11, 2011 at 3:27 pm #

    the ship is called “Captain Harry”