Senior executive vice-president Prasit Wasupath said KTB has long offered loan facilities to rice business operators including exporters, traders and millers.
The bank's working capital loans with a maximum nine-month duration are extended to rice business operators winning the rice bidding held by the
His comments came after an internal letter circulated to KTB's branch managers was leaked and there were rumours circulating in social media that the country's second-largest lender by assets had offered loans to the caretaker government to fund overdue payments to farmers.
The bank also needs to clear loan utilisation and analyse the viability of rice exports or sales.
"Loan withdrawal by rice business operators may increase after the
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