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September 28, 2021

28 / 09 / 2021

September 28, 2021

Despite the continuing weakness of the baht against the dollar, an increase in WR and PB local prices due to floods in...

Japan’s MAFF makes no awards in Sept 28 CPTPP SBS rice tender

28 / 09 / 2021

Japan’s MAFF makes no awards in Sept 28 CPTPP SBS rice tender

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) made no awards in its Sept. 28 Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender for 1,040 mt. The tender was held under Japan’s Comprehensive and...

Pakistani rice exports total 246,198 mt in August, up by 47% on year: PBS

27 / 09 / 2021

Pakistani rice exports total 246,198 mt in August, up by 47% on year: PBS

Pakistani rice exports increased by 47% year on year in August to 246,198 mt, Pakistani Bureau of Statistics data shows. These exports were also up by 6.5% month on month.
Basmati rice comprised...

Thai rice exports from Sept 13-19 down by 56% on week to 59,198 mt: USDA

27 / 09 / 2021

Thai rice exports from Sept 13-19 down by 56% on week to 59,198 mt: USDA

According to the US Department of Agriculture, unofficial and preliminary Thai rice exports (excluding Hom Mali Fragrant rice) from Sept. 13-19 totaled 59,198 mt, down by 74,686 mt from the revised...

September 27, 2021

27 / 09 / 2021

September 27, 2021

The Thai rice market continued to be supported by a recent rise in WR and PB local prices as exporters covered existing...

September 24, 2021

24 / 09 / 2021

September 24, 2021

Thailand marked a public holiday Sept. 24, but traders said long grain export prices have risen following the recent...

Thailand

24 / 09 / 2021

Thailand

The Thai long grain market was quiet with no clear direction in prices ahead of the arrival of the new crop in the...

Cambodia

24 / 09 / 2021

Cambodia

The Cambodian rice market weakened slightly as participants prepared for the arrival of new crop for Phka Malis next...

Myanmar

24 / 09 / 2021

Myanmar

The bearish undertone to the Myanmar market continued during the week ending Sept. 24 as main crop harvesting...

India

24 / 09 / 2021

India

Indian non-Basmati exporters continued to focus on shipping large volumes to West Africa in time for Christmas as fresh...

Italy

24 / 09 / 2021

Italy

Harvesting remained in its early stages in northern Italy during the week ending Sept. 24, even as rains cleared.
A...

Japan awards 744 mt in Sept 24 SBS rice tender: MAFF

24 / 09 / 2021

Japan awards 744 mt in Sept 24 SBS rice tender: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) awarded only 744 mt out of a possible 25,000 mt in its Sept. 24 Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender (see table).
This is MAFF’s...

Japan awards full 54,000 mt of milled rice in Sept 17 MA tender: MAFF

17 / 09 / 2021

Japan awards full 54,000 mt of milled rice in Sept 17 MA tender: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) has awarded the full 54,000 mt of long and medium grain milled rice in its Sept. 17 Minimum Access (MA) tender.
Despite concerns that...

South Korea: KAFFTC awards full 42,222 mt in Sept 8 MMA rice tender

15 / 09 / 2021

South Korea: KAFFTC awards full 42,222 mt in Sept 8 MMA rice tender

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) awarded the full 42,222 mt in its Sept. 8 Minimum Market Access tender for medium and long grain rice.
The US-specific medium grain...

Japan’s MAFF to hold CPTPP SBS tender for 1,040 mt of rice on Sept 28

14 / 09 / 2021

Japan’s MAFF to hold CPTPP SBS tender for 1,040 mt of rice on Sept 28

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) will hold a Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender for 1,040 mt of rice on Sept. 28. The tender is being held due to Japan’s obligations...

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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
Friday
17
September
Total Indian stocks rise by 34% on year to 44 mil mt as of Sept 1; Brazilian 2020-21 paddy production estimate raised to 11.75 million mt; Japan awards full 54,000 mt of milled rice in Sept 17 MA tender
Friday
10
September
Brazilian August exports up 22% on month, imports up 68%; Platts’ Californian assessments at record levels; Vietnamese 2021 paddy production forecast at 43.3 million mt, up 1.3% on year
Friday
03
September
Hurricane Ida closes NOLA Port; Myanmar exports rebound in May, June but decline in July, August; Pakistani trade routes with Afghanistan reopen