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21 / 03 / 2019

#Italian #paddy planting could be affected by water shortages as rainfall during March so far is 40% lower year-on-… https://t.co/0CY5ryljjj

Italy planting update

21 / 03 / 2019

Italy planting update

According to Ente Nazionale Risi’s initial forecast on 6 March, Italian 2019 planted area is forecast to increase by 1.6% year-on-year to 220,670ha. Long A planting is expected to increase to...

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21 / 03 / 2019

Farmers in #Nigeria are hopeful for a good #paddy harvest as rains arrive early https://t.co/oBinYsAJH7

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21 / 03 / 2019

#DominicanRepublic: The poor conditions of irrigation canals are limiting #rice farmers access to water (Sp.) https://t.co/4xiXYVvrbF

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21 / 03 / 2019

#Philippines: Farmers in Bohol switch from planting #paddy to watermelons due to dry weather https://t.co/GhhTnCvVe7

21 March 2019

21 / 03 / 2019

21 March 2019

Our assessment of U.S. #2 Paddy, 55/70 Yield is raised to US $274 PMT FOB bulk NOLA (+$4 PMT) due to logistical issues...

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21 / 03 / 2019

#Gabon seeks help with increasing #rice production from #China (Fr.) https://t.co/J1Hz84VYxD

Mozambique update

21 / 03 / 2019

Mozambique update

The FAO has estimated Mozambique’s 2018 paddy production at 413,000 MTS, up by 2.74% year-on-year and 13.8% above the five-year average. However, total 2019 cereal production is anticipated to...

KCCO tender results

21 / 03 / 2019

KCCO tender results

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office has awarded the full 590 MTS of milled rice in its 19 March domestic tender. Beaumont Rice Mills was awarded 80 MTS of U.S. #2, 7% broken fortified long grain...

20 March 2019

20 / 03 / 2019

20 March 2019

Uruguayan 5% WR is assessed up to US $494 PMT FOB FCL (+$4 PMT) on day three of our 10-day new crop transition based on...

Iraq's Ministry of Trade amends tender dates

19 / 03 / 2019

Iraq's Ministry of Trade amends tender dates

The LRI understands that the Iraqi Ministry of Trade has postponed the offer submission deadline of its 26 March global origin tender for a minimum of 30,000 MTS until 31 March. The validity of...

Japan’s MAFF MA tender results

19 / 03 / 2019

Japan’s MAFF MA tender results

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has awarded the full 72,912 MTS in its 19 March Minimum Access tender. Please see the table below for more details.

Iraq's MoT announces global origin tender

18 / 03 / 2019

Iraq's MoT announces global origin tender

The LRI understands that Iraq's Ministry of Trade will hold a global origin tender for a minimum of 30,000 MTS. Offers must be submitted by 26 March and will remain valid until 31 March. Shipment is...

AARQ tender results

18 / 03 / 2019

AARQ tender results

The Association for the Administration of Rice Quotas has awarded the full 19,360 MTS of Tariff Rate Quota licences to import U.S. semi-milled or milled rice into the E.U. in its auction for the...

Pakistan

15 / 03 / 2019

Pakistan

Despite slow fresh demand aside from regular buyers, most Pakistani exporters were reluctant to significantly lower...

Thailand

15 / 03 / 2019

Thailand

Following three weeks of consistent price decreases and in spite of generally slow demand, Thai white rice prices...

Vietnam

15 / 03 / 2019

Vietnam

Ongoing government paddy procurement continued to give the Vietnamese market a firm undertone. The local price of brown...

U.S.A.

15 / 03 / 2019

U.S.A.

Transport along the Mississippi River remains hampered by high water levels, which is preventing the loading of grains...

South America

15 / 03 / 2019

South America

The Brazilian market was relatively stable, with minimal trade reported. Despite buyers speculating a decline in prices...

Japan's MAFF makes additional CPTPP SBS tender purchase

15 / 03 / 2019

Japan's MAFF makes additional CPTPP SBS tender purchase

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has purchased 120 MTS of Australian non-glutinous broken rice in its 14 March Simultaneous-Buy-Sell tender. This is in addition to the 800...

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Friday
15
March
India's 5% export subsidy for non-Basmati will expire on 25 March; E.U.'s non-Basmati brown rice import tariff increased to EUR €65 PMT as of 1 March; Egypt's GASC will hold a global origin tender for 20,000 MTS (+/-10%) of short/medium grain rice on 30 March
Friday
08
March
Turkey's TMO purchased 22,500 MTS of long grain milled rice in 7 March tender; 32 U.S. mills approved to export rice to China; Japan's MAFF purchased the full 53,128 MTS in 8 March MA tender
Friday
01
March
Malaysia's Bernas purchases Vietnamese 5% broken white rice in its 25 February tender; Indian 2018/19 milled rice production forecast at 115.6 million MTS, up by 4.13% year-on-year; Italian 2018/19 paddy stocks estimated at 624,146 MTS as of 26 February, down by 17.5% year-on-year
Friday
22
February
Iraq's MoT purchased 120,000 MTS of Vietnamese rice and is expected to issue a global origin tender or request for offers of U.S. rice next week; China's 2018/19 milled rice imports forecast at 5 million MTS, down by 9.09% year-on-year; Enquiries for Brazilian white rice from Venezuela reported before yesterday's border closure