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October 15, 2021

15 / 10 / 2021

October 15, 2021

Sharper offers were heard in the Thai long grain market, suggesting that some exporters may wish to clear stocks ahead...

Thailand

15 / 10 / 2021

Thailand

Many sellers of Thai long grain raised their prices, largely due to the baht's strength against the dollar, but buying...

South America

15 / 10 / 2021

South America

Most of the South American rice markets remained in a state of paralysis, with the shortage and high cost of containers...

Other Countries

15 / 10 / 2021

Other Countries

Harvesting in northern Italy gained pace the week ending Oct. 15, with sources reporting that it had reached around...

Other Countries

15 / 10 / 2021

Other Countries

Buyer: Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Specs & quantity: 66,200 mt of rice
Port: Not...

Italy

15 / 10 / 2021

Italy

Harvesting in northern Italy gained pace the week ending Oct. 15, with sources reporting that it had reached around...

Col-Rice awards 346 mt in Oct 7 rice import license auction

15 / 10 / 2021

Col-Rice awards 346 mt in Oct 7 rice import license auction

Col-Rice has awarded 346 mt (milled equivalent) of Tariff Rate Quota import licenses for Colombia in its Oct. 7 auction, which is open to US rice exporters. The total volume of licenses available in...

Japan’s MAFF awards full 66,200 mt of milled rice in Oct 15 tender

15 / 10 / 2021

Japan’s MAFF awards full 66,200 mt of milled rice in Oct 15 tender

Buyer: Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Specs & quantity: 66,200 mt of rice
Port: Not specified
When: Nov. 10-Dec. 31
Basis: FOB
Close: Oct. 15, 2pm (Japanese time)
Data...

October 14, 2021

14 / 10 / 2021

October 14, 2021

Thai long grain prices were higher Oct. 14 as offices reopened following a public holiday Oct. 13 as sellers were...

October 13, 2021

13 / 10 / 2021

October 13, 2021

Most Thai exporters were out of the office Oct. 13 to mark a public holiday.
Thai 5% WR was assessed down slightly to...

Iraq to buy Thai white rice again, winning market share from Americas: traders

13 / 10 / 2021

Iraq to buy Thai white rice again, winning market share from Americas: traders

Iraq has purchased rice from Thailand for the third time this year, market sources said, as the world’s second biggest rice exporter strengthens its ties with one of the Middle East’s largest...

Japan to hold SBS rice tender for 25,000 mt of rice on Oct 27

13 / 10 / 2021

Japan to hold SBS rice tender for 25,000 mt of rice on Oct 27

Buyer: Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
Specs & quantity: 25,000 mt of rice
Port: Not specified
Close: Oct. 27, 11am (Japanese time)
Data from: Japan’s Ministry of...

October 12, 2021

12 / 10 / 2021

October 12, 2021

Thai FOB prices were lifted by the strength of the baht against the dollar, which was boosted by news that the country...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

12 / 10 / 2021

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The US Department of Agriculture has raised its projection for 2021-22 global milled rice production to 511 million mt from 508 million mt in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates...

Japan to hold MA tender for 66,200 mt of milled rice Oct 15: MAFF

11 / 10 / 2021

Japan to hold MA tender for 66,200 mt of milled rice Oct 15: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries will hold a Minimum Access tender Oct. 15 for a total of 66,200 mt of medium and long grain milled rice (see table).
This is Japan’s third...

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Friday
15
October
Iraq to buy Thai white rice again, winning market share from Americas; Japan’s MAFF awards full 66,200 mt of milled rice in Oct 15 tender; European demand for Paraguayan rice falters as shipments are delayed
Friday
08
October
Evolving freight situation continues to disrupt Asia-to-West Africa rice trade; Increasing price competitiveness encourages traders to consider Myanmar again; Global 2021-22 milled rice production forecast at 519.7 million mt
Friday
01
October
Competitiveness of Indian white rice wanes amid artificial shortage; Thai baht depreciates against dollar to lowest point since July 2017; Italian harvesting delayed by slow maturation
Friday
24
September
Thai rice exports total 591,717 mt in August, up 41% on month; Milling yields in US South 'off somewhat': USA Rice; Thai white rice sold to Iraq for second consecutive month