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17 / 01 / 2020

#LRI Report Published! TREA forecasts #Thailand's 2020 milled #rice exports at 7.5 million MTS; #Japan's MAFF to ho… https://t.co/V70roxlegm

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17 / 01 / 2020

#Peru: Rice production in San Martín expected to be boosted by the use of two new #rice varieties (Sp.) https://t.co/kWXLJwkZTr

Myanmar: Yangon Port loading update

17 / 01 / 2020

Myanmar: Yangon Port loading update

Three vessels were being loaded with a total of 36,600 MTS of rice in Yangon Port on 16 January, up from 31,500 MTS on 14 January, according to the Myanma Port Authority. A further vessel is expected...

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17 / 01 / 2020

#USA Senate approves new North American trade agreement with #Canada and #Mexico https://t.co/ViJNsgqVYq

Pakistan exports update

17 / 01 / 2020

Pakistan exports update

Pakistani milled rice exports in December totalled 403,923 MTS, down by 6.45% year-on-year and 8.3% month-on-month, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. Of this volume, Basmati comprised...

USA: California snow water levels update

17 / 01 / 2020

USA: California snow water levels update

The average snow water equivalent in northern California was recorded at 77% of normal on 16 January, according to participants. Water levels in Lake Shasta Reservoir were recorded at 73% of capacity...

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17 / 01 / 2020

#Cameroon: Yagoua Rice Development and Modernisation Company plans to sell 45,000 MTS of milled #rice in 2020 (Fr.)… https://t.co/9lOJKoJ04m

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17 / 01 / 2020

#USA: Scientists in Arkansas develop new long grain #rice variety https://t.co/ScE2jcvYRi

17 January 2020

17 / 01 / 2020

17 January 2020

Thai 5% WR is assessed up to US $435 PMT FOB following a THB 30 per 100kg (US $9.87 PMT) increase in the local price...

Mexico update

17 / 01 / 2020

Mexico update

The USDA has forecast Mexico’s milled rice production in the 2019/20 marketing year (October – September) at 170,000 MTS, down by 9.57% year-on-year. Harvested area is expected to decline to...

Pakistan

17 / 01 / 2020

Pakistan

The Pakistani IRRI-6 market retained its firm undertone due to regular trade. The paddy supply situation eased slightly...

Vietnam

17 / 01 / 2020

Vietnam

According to market participants, Malaysia’s Bernas purchased 40,000 MTS of Vietnamese 5% broken white rice in a...

India

17 / 01 / 2020

India

The Indian non-Basmati market was quiet as the government continued to procure white rice for its Public Distribution...

Cambodia

17 / 01 / 2020

Cambodia

The Cambodian whole grain white rice market had a firm undertone due to extremely tight supply. Many exporters are...

Other Countries

17 / 01 / 2020

Other Countries

According to market participants, Malaysia’s Bernas purchased approximately 40,000 MTS of Vietnamese 5% broken white...

Japan’s MAFF announces MA tender

17 / 01 / 2020

Japan’s MAFF announces MA tender

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries will hold a Minimum Access tender for a total of 99,350 MTS on 24 January. Please see the table below for more details.

Mauritius’ STC announces tender

16 / 01 / 2020

Mauritius’ STC announces tender

The State Trading Corporation of Mauritius will hold a tender for 6,000 MTS (+/-10%) of long grain white rice on 3 February. Offers are to be submitted on a CFR Port Louis basis and delivery is...

Japan's MAFF announces CPTPP SBS tender

14 / 01 / 2020

Japan's MAFF announces CPTPP SBS tender

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) will hold a Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender for a total of 3,101 MTS on 28 January. The tender is being held due to Japan’s...

Taiwan: TBC announces tender

13 / 01 / 2020

Taiwan: TBC announces tender

Taiwan’s Bank Corporation will hold a tender
for 7,150 MTS of Thai high amylose long grain brown rice on 3 February.

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

10 / 01 / 2020

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The USDA has lowered its forecast for 2019/20 global supplies by 500,000 MTS to 671.1 million MTS in its latest WASDE report as an increase in beginning stocks is not expected to offset an expected...

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Friday
17
January
TREA forecasts Thailand's 2020 milled rice exports at 7.5 million MTS, the lowest in seven years; Japan's MAFF to hold MA tender on 24 January for 99,350 MTS; Malaysia's Bernas purchases 40,000 MTS of Vietnamese 5% broken white rice in tender
Friday
10
January
South Korea: KAFFTC awards full 30,764 MTS of medium grain brown rice in 8 January MMA tender; CONAB raises forecast of Brazil's 2019/20 paddy production to 10.6 million MTS; Indian exporters hesitant to process fresh shipments to Iran following escalating U.S. - Iranian tensions earlier in the week
Friday
03
January
Pakistan's 2019/20 milled rice production forecast at 7.5 million MTS, up by 2.74% year-on-year; Argentina's rice exports totalled 40,062 MTS in November, up by 154% year-on-year; South Korea's KAFFTC awards 22,222 MTS in MMA tender, 50,764 MTS still pending in two tenders
Friday
27
December
LRI’s assessment of Thai 5% broken white rice reaches a 1.5-year high; India's exports between January - November decreased by 23.7% year-on-year to 8.33 million MTS (milled equivalent); Paddy planting was 98.5% complete in Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul as of 20 December