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July 15, 2020

15 / 07 / 2020

July 15, 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed up to $441/mt FOB based on a reported trade to Togo, as well as bids and offers. Assessments of...

US’ KCCO amends July 21 tender volume

15 / 07 / 2020

US’ KCCO amends July 21 tender volume

The US Kansas City Commodity Office has amended the volume for its July 21 domestic tender, which will now be for a total of 13,340 mt. In addition to the previous 1,710 mt of US #2, 7% broken long...

Brazilian 2019-20 milled rice production forecast at 7.48 million mt, up by 4.8% on year: USDA

15 / 07 / 2020

Brazilian 2019-20 milled rice production forecast at 7.48 million mt, up by 4.8% on year: USDA

The USDA has forecast Brazilian milled rice production in the 2019-20 marketing year (April 2020-March 2021) at 7.48 million mt, up by 4.8% year-on-year. While harvested area is expected to contract...

Argentine rice exports total 49,268 mt in May: INDEC

14 / 07 / 2020

Argentine rice exports total 49,268 mt in May: INDEC

According to the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos, Argentine rice exports totalled 49,268 mt in May, up by 81% month-on-month and up by 32% year-on-year. This was the largest monthly total...

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14 / 07 / 2020

The #LRI's July Japonica Report is now available, featuring an interview with #SunRice CEO Rob Gordon https://t.co/wOih7mHcZ9

July 14, 2020

14 / 07 / 2020

July 14, 2020

The Thai market fell on subdued demand, a weakening baht and lower domestic prices. Thai 5% WR was assessed down at...

Japan announces July 28 CPTPP SBS rice tender for 1,000 mt: MAFF

14 / 07 / 2020

Japan announces July 28 CPTPP SBS rice tender for 1,000 mt: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) will hold a Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender for 1,000 mt of rice on July 28. The tender is being held due to Japan’s obligations...

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10 / 07 / 2020

#LRI Weekly Report Published! #Thai long grain prices decline; #Vietnamese fragrant and white #rice prices rally;… https://t.co/q4v21WArYV

Pakistan

10 / 07 / 2020

Pakistan

The Pakistani IRRI-6 market was soft amid slow demand and a weak rupee versus the dollar, although supply of export...

Other Countries

10 / 07 / 2020

Other Countries

Prices in the Italian Vercelli and Milan paddy markets were unchanged week on week July 10, according to market...

Italy

10 / 07 / 2020

Italy

Prices in the Italian Vercelli and Milan paddy markets were unchanged week on week July 10, according to market...

Cambodia

10 / 07 / 2020

Cambodia

In line with seasonal norms, trade activity in Cambodia's rice market remained slow as most importers preferred to...

Other Countries

10 / 07 / 2020

Other Countries

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) has awarded the remaining 1,500 mt of Thai rice in its...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

10 / 07 / 2020

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The USDA has raised its forecast for 2020-21 global milled rice production by 500,000 mt to a record 502.1 million mt in its latest WASDE report. The forecast for domestic use is also raised by...

South Korea awards additional 1,500 mt of Thai rice in June 23 tender: KAFFTC

10 / 07 / 2020

South Korea awards additional 1,500 mt of Thai rice in June 23 tender: KAFFTC

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) has awarded the remaining 1,500 mt of Thai rice in its June 23 Minimum Market Access tender. LG Corporation was awarded 1,410 mt of...

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03 / 07 / 2020

#LRI Weekly Report Published! #China sells 12% of old crop #paddy in June auctions; #USA harvested area forecast at… https://t.co/jz9jvOTaUm

Global 2020/21 milled rice production forecast at record 509.2 million mt: AMIS

02 / 07 / 2020

Global 2020/21 milled rice production forecast at record 509.2 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 a record 509.2 million mt, up by...

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 1 point in June

02 / 07 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 1 point in June

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index decreased by 1 point (-0.8%) last month to 114.8 points, according to its July report. Although this was the first decline in 2020, the Index is still up by 14%...

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01 / 07 / 2020

#LRI Monthly Report published! Including a feature on an overview of the #Cambodian #rice industry https://t.co/623Oeafib6

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26 / 06 / 2020

#LRI report published! #Philippines cancels #rice tender; #Thailand's May exports down month-on-month; #SouthKorea… https://t.co/kavjasw2ak

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Friday
10
July
Thai long grain prices decline on slow demand and imminent off-season crop arrivals; Vietnamese fragrant and white rice prices rally on rising demand; Uruguayan rice exports total 137,830 mt in June, up 35% on month
Friday
03
July
China’s NGTC sells 12% of 14.4 million mt of old crop paddy offered in June auctions; US total 2020 harvested area forecast at 1.16 million hectares; India's Kharif crop planting supported by government incentives and favourable weather
Friday
26
June
Philippines' PITC cancels June 8 G2G tender; Thailand's exports total 462,780 mt in May, down by 28% month-on-month; South Korea awards 79,105 mt out of a possible 80,605 mt in June 23 tender
Friday
19
June
PITC awards 105,000 mt in G2G tender but FFF calls for tender to be cancelled; Japan awards 9,320 mt in June 19 MA tender; Slow demand, weak rupee and falling domestic prices weigh on Pakistani IRRI-6 market