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24 / 02 / 2021

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February 24, 2021

24 / 02 / 2021

February 24, 2021

Despite a firm market undertone following reported purchases by Asian governments in recent weeks, including Malaysia...

South Korea awards 69,666 mt of rice in Jan. 22 MMA tender: KAFFTC

24 / 02 / 2021

South Korea awards 69,666 mt of rice in Jan. 22 MMA tender: KAFFTC

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) has awarded 69,666 mt out of a possible 113,555 mt in its Jan. 22 Minimum Market Access tender (see table).
This is KAFFTC’s third...

February 23, 2021

23 / 02 / 2021

February 23, 2021

Thai 5% WR was assessed unchanged at $520/mt FOB, amid stable local prices following a flurry of buying on Feb. 19....

Thai rice exports total 421,477 mt in January, down by 12% on month: Ministry of Commerce

23 / 02 / 2021

Thai rice exports total 421,477 mt in January, down by 12% on month: Ministry of Commerce

Thai rice exports totaled 421,477 mt in January, down by 12% month on month and by 23% on year, according to the Ministry of Commerce. Milled rice exports are estimated at 375,803 mt. Of this volume,...

US’ KCCO to hold domestic tender for 200 mt of milled rice on Mar 2

22 / 02 / 2021

US’ KCCO to hold domestic tender for 200 mt of milled rice on Mar 2

The US Kansas City Commodity Office will hold a domestic tender for 200 mt US #5, 20% broken fortified long grain rice on Mar. 2. Shipment is required in May.

February 22, 2021

22 / 02 / 2021

February 22, 2021

Despite widespread reports of quiet trade activity on Feb. 22, large volume purchases on Feb. 19 to cover for shipments...

Pakistan

19 / 02 / 2021

Pakistan

Pakistani exporters said the IRRI-6 white rice market was "calm" and "stable," as local prices softened due to reduced...

Vietnam

19 / 02 / 2021

Vietnam

Vietnamese white rice prices rose late in the week ending Feb. 19 as traders returned to the market following Tet (Feb....

Cambodia

19 / 02 / 2021

Cambodia

High container freight rates continued to impact Cambodian Phka Malis sales to Europe, with limited fresh business...

India

19 / 02 / 2021

India

Indian exporters remained hopeful that the ship loading backlog will improve over the coming weeks, after loading of...

Myanmar

19 / 02 / 2021

Myanmar

Liquidity in the Myanmar market remained limited, as civil unrest following the Feb. 1 military coup continued to...

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Japan awards 13,077 mt in Feb 17 SBS rice tender: MAFF

17 / 02 / 2021

Japan awards 13,077 mt in Feb 17 SBS rice tender: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) awarded 13,077 mt out of a possible 30,000 mt in its Feb. 17 Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender (see table). This is MAFF’s seventh...

Japan awards full 70,200 mt of milled rice in Feb 12 MA tender: MAFF

12 / 02 / 2021

Japan awards full 70,200 mt of milled rice in Feb 12 MA tender: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has awarded the full 70,200 mt of milled rice in its Feb. 12 Minimum Access tender (see table). As usual, Thailand secured all five lots of...

Iraqi Ministry of Trade awards 60,000 mt of Uruguayan rice in Feb. 3 tender

10 / 02 / 2021

Iraqi Ministry of Trade awards 60,000 mt of Uruguayan rice in Feb. 3 tender

The Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT) has purchased 60,000 mt of Uruguayan white rice from Hanalico at $672/mt CIF Umm Qasr Free Out in its Feb. 3 global origin tender, according to three companies...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

09 / 02 / 2021

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has raised its forecast for 2020-21 global milled rice production by 800,000 mt to a record 504 million mt in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand...

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05 / 02 / 2021

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29 / 01 / 2021

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Friday
19
February
EU likely to lower brown rice import tariff in March amid container shortages; Thai white, parboiled prices see largest week-on-week declines since July 2020; Extreme weather brings US Southern market to a halt
Friday
12
February
Iraqi Ministry of Trade purchases 60,000 mt of Uruguayan rice in Feb. 3 tender; Indian total rice stocks up 28% on year to 63.2 million mt as of Feb. 1; Italian Indica planted area initially expected to increase by 16% on year
Friday
05
February
Participants adopt wait-and-see approach following Myanmar Feb. 1 coup; Iraq's Ministry of Trade receives offers from 7 companies in Feb 3 rice tender; Authorities allow exports from India's Kakinada Deep Water Port
Friday
29
January
Iraqi Ministry of Trade announces first rice tender since September 2019; Italian Indica paddy prices rise as European white rice supply concerns grow; India's exports total 1.5 million mt in December, up 68% on year