Pakistan can rise hybrid rice about 2 million tons.

On 27th March 2018 MR. Shahzad Ali Malik the president of the Seed Association of Pakistan and ex-president of the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan said high-yielding hybrid rice is going to cross 50% of the total area planted with paddy in the next three years from the current range of 25% to 30%, which will enlarge the production by 2 million tons. He emphasized the role of Pakistani scientists in seed research and development was growing day by day.