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06 / 12 / 2019

#India: #Paddy straw burning in Punjab increases year-on-year, despite government initiatives to reduce it https://t.co/WOwgsSWlcT

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06 / 12 / 2019

#LRI Weekly Report published! #Syria's GFTO will hold tender for 45,000 MTS of short grain white #rice on 6 Jan. 20… https://t.co/TpvaoaPfxw

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06 / 12 / 2019

#Colombian government will re-implement its #paddy storage scheme (Sp.) https://t.co/O426bN3yCp

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06 / 12 / 2019

#CostaRican #rice imports between January – June valued at US $41 million (Sp.) https://t.co/KP7fZQ98TX

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06 / 12 / 2019

#Mexican government will use MXN 23 billion (US 1.19 billion) to guarantee ‘fair’ #rice and other food prices in 20… https://t.co/0eikHlXfOG

6 December 2019

06 / 12 / 2019

6 December 2019

Thai 5% WR is assessed up to US $392 PMT FOB based on bids and offers, with long grain prices supported by covering for...

China’s NGTC auction results

06 / 12 / 2019

China’s NGTC auction results

China’s National Grain Trade Center sold 12.5% of the 300,393 MTS offered in its 6 December old crop paddy auction, unchanged from its 29 November auction. The paddy was sold at an average price of...

Paraguay planting update

06 / 12 / 2019

Paraguay planting update

Paraguayan 2019/20 planted area is estimated at 165,000ha, unchanged year-on-year, according to industry officials cited in local reports. However, the average field yield is expected to increase...

Pakistan

06 / 12 / 2019

Pakistan

The Pakistani IRRI-6 whole grain market had a soft undertone due to improved paddy arrivals; 5% broken white rice...

Vietnam

06 / 12 / 2019

Vietnam

The Vietnamese white rice market was supported by tightening supply. Harvesting of the 10th Month crop has almost...

India

06 / 12 / 2019

India

Despite local reports stating that government procurement began in Chhattisgarh on 1 December, some participants were...

Thailand

06 / 12 / 2019

Thailand

The Thai long grain market’s slightly firm undertone continued, despite a 0.43% depreciation of the Baht against the...

Cambodia

06 / 12 / 2019

Cambodia

Cambodian market activity was mainly confined to fragrant rice due to tight white rice supplies, with availability not...

Taiwan: TBC announces re-tenders

06 / 12 / 2019

Taiwan: TBC announces re-tenders

Taiwan’s Bank Corporation will re-tender for 12,634 MTS of Australian medium or short grain brown rice on 12 December. It will also re-tender for 1,674 MTS of global origin long grain white rice on...

Uruguay exports update

05 / 12 / 2019

Uruguay exports update

Uruguayan rice exports totalled 103,857 MTS in November, according to Uruguay XXI. This represents a 21.2% month-on-month and a 152% year-on-year increase. Milled rice comprised 88,299 MTS of this...

5 December 2019

05 / 12 / 2019

5 December 2019

Thai 5% WR is assessed unchanged at US $390 PMT FOB, with most participants out of the office for a public holiday....

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 2.3 points in November

05 / 12 / 2019

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 2.3 points in November

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index decreased by 2.3 points (-1.02%) last month to 222.8 points, according to its December report. The prices of lower quality Indica, Japonica and Aromatic (fragrant and...

Taiwan: TBC makes no awards in tenders

05 / 12 / 2019

Taiwan: TBC makes no awards in tenders

No awards were made in the Taiwan's Bank Corporation's 4 December tenders for 12,634 MTS of Australian medium or short grain brown rice and 1,674 MTS of Egyptian long grain white rice, according to...

Syria’s GFTO announces global origin tender

03 / 12 / 2019

Syria’s GFTO announces global origin tender

The LRI understands that Syria’s General Foreign Trade Organization (GFTO) has announced a global origin tender for 45,000 MTS of short grain white rice. Offers must be submitted on an EUR PMT CFR...

Panama tender results

27 / 11 / 2019

Panama tender results

The LRI understands that private buyers in Panama purchased the full 12,600 MTS of U.S. long grain paddy and 6,300 MTS of U.S. long grain white rice in its 26 November tender. TRC was awarded the...

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Friday
06
December
Syria's GFTO will hold tender for 45,000 MTS of short grain white rice on 6 January 2020; Australia's 2019/20 paddy production forecast at 54,000 MTS, down by 11.5% year-on-year; Improved paddy arrivals weigh on Pakistani prices
Friday
29
November
China's milled rice exports in October estimated at 248,491 MTS as it returns to being a net exporter; Private buyers in Panama award U.S. long grain paddy and white rice in tender; India's milled rice exports in October estimated at 572,896 MTS, down by 41.7% year-on-year
Friday
22
November
India's 2019/20 exports forecast at 12 million MTS (milled equivalent), up by 14.3% year-on-year; Indonesia's 2020 paddy production forecast at 59.2 million MTS, up by 12% year-on-year; Argentine white rice assessment raised due to tight supply and strong demand
Friday
15
November
Stocks in Food Corporation of India's Central Pool totalled 43 million MTS as of 1 November, up by 30.3% year-on-year; South Korea's 2019 milled rice production estimated at 3.74 million MTS, down by 3.21% year-on-year and the lowest in 39 years; First shipment of Brazilian rice to Mexico scheduled to leave port this week