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Brazil imported 55,391 mt and exported 72,316 mt mt of rice in March: MIFTS

09 / 04 / 2021

Brazil imported 55,391 mt and exported 72,316 mt mt of rice in March: MIFTS

Brazil imported a total of 55,391 mt of rice in March, down by 33% month on month but up by 7.9% year on year, according to the Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services. Brown rice accounted...

April 9, 2021

09 / 04 / 2021

April 9, 2021

The Thai market retained its soft undertone as buyers largely remained absent from the market for significant volumes....

Vietnam’s 2021 milled rice production seen at 27.1 million mt, unchanged on year: USDA

09 / 04 / 2021

Vietnam’s 2021 milled rice production seen at 27.1 million mt, unchanged on year: USDA

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has left its estimate for Vietnam’s milled rice production in the 2021 unchanged at 27.1 million mt, despite a downward revision to the forecast for...

Vietnam: At least 10 ships to be loaded with 166,750 mt of rice in Ho Chi Minh City Port from April 3-16

09 / 04 / 2021

Vietnam: At least 10 ships to be loaded with 166,750 mt of rice in Ho Chi Minh City Port from April 3-16

At least 166,750 mt of rice were scheduled to be loaded onto breakbulk ships arriving in Ho Chi Minh City Port from April 3-16, according to the latest data from the Oceanic Agency and Shipping...

India

09 / 04 / 2021

India

A 1.8% depreciation of the rupee against the dollar from April 1-9 resulted in lower Indian non-Basmati...

U.S.A.

09 / 04 / 2021

U.S.A.

The US Southern rice market was supported by the long-anticipated announcement of the US Department of Agriculture’s...

Myanmar

09 / 04 / 2021

Myanmar

Rice exports from Myanmar continue to be hampered by the fallout from the Feb. 1 military coup. One trader said that...

Thailand

09 / 04 / 2021

Thailand

The Thai market's soft undertone continued when the market opened April 7, following Easter and a public holiday in...

Cambodia

09 / 04 / 2021

Cambodia

Minimal activity was reported in the Cambodian rice market ahead of the Khmer New Year (April 14-16). One major...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

09 / 04 / 2021

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has lowered its forecast for 2020-21 global milled rice production by 240,000 mt to 504.2 million mt in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand...

Global 2020-21 milled rice production forecast at record 513.6 million mt: AMIS

09 / 04 / 2021

Global 2020-21 milled rice production forecast at record 513.6 million mt: AMIS

The Agricultural Market Information System (AMIS) has released its latest forecast for world supply and demand. Global 2020-21 milled rice production is forecast at 513.6 million mt, up from the...

April 8, 2021

08 / 04 / 2021

April 8, 2021

Thai 5% WR was assessed down to $477/mt FOB as lower offers were available amid the baht’s continued weakness against...

South Korea: KAFFTC awards 46,229 mt out of possible 208,217 mt in March 25 MMA rice tender

08 / 04 / 2021

South Korea: KAFFTC awards 46,229 mt out of possible 208,217 mt in March 25 MMA rice tender

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) awarded only 46,229 mt out of possible 208,217 mt in its March 25 Minimum Market Access tender.
All US and Australian medium grain...

Iraqi MoT purchases 60,000 mt of Pakistani rice in April 5 tender

08 / 04 / 2021

Iraqi MoT purchases 60,000 mt of Pakistani rice in April 5 tender

The Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT) has purchased 60,000 mt of Pakistani rice at $582.55/mt CIF Umm Qasr Free Out, according to multiple sources close to the tender.
Saif Intl. was awarded the full...

Bangladesh to tender for 50,000 mt of non-Basmati parboiled rice on April 18: DGF

07 / 04 / 2021

Bangladesh to tender for 50,000 mt of non-Basmati parboiled rice on April 18: DGF

Bangladesh’s Directorate General of Food (DGF) has announced a tender for 50,000 mt of non-Basmati parboiled rice, according to a DGF tender document.
Offers must be submitted by April 18 and...

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05 / 02 / 2021

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29 / 01 / 2021

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Friday
09
April
Iraq purchases 60,000 mt of Pakistani white rice in April 5 tender; South Korea awards 46,229 mt out of possible 208,217 mt in March 25 MMA rice tender; India's 2020-21 rabi milled rice production forecast at 15.5 mil mt, down 0.6% on year
Thursday
01
April
Iraqi Ministry of Trade announces 30,000 mt global origin tender; Total US 2021 long grain planted area to contract by 11% on year to 840,937 hectares; Domestic prices in Thailand, Pakistan and Vietnam all fall sharply on week
Friday
26
March
Vietnam, India win 50,000 mt contracts with Bangladesh; Thai 2022 milled rice production forecast at 21 million mt, up by 12% on year; Tight container availability limits exports from the US West Coast
Friday
19
March
Rising bulk freight rates hamper fresh trade in Asia; Japan awards full 87,811 mt of milled rice in March 19 MA tender; Bangladesh's DGF to hold two 50,000 mt tenders later in March