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October 30, 2020

30 / 10 / 2020

October 30, 2020

Slow offshore demand weighed on Thai WR prices. Thai 5% WR was assessed down to $446/mt FOB on the third day of the...

Vietnam: At least 12 ships to arrive in HCMC Port from Oct 5-Nov 2 to be loaded with 161,367 mt of rice

30 / 10 / 2020

Vietnam: At least 12 ships to arrive in HCMC Port from Oct 5-Nov 2 to be loaded with 161,367 mt of rice

At least 12 ships are scheduled to arrive in Ho Chi Minh City Port from Oct. 5-Nov. 2 to be loaded with 161,367 mt of rice, according to the Oceanic Agency and Shipping Service (see table).

Japan awards 7,000 mt out of possible 81,350 mt in Oct 30 MA rice tender: MAFF

30 / 10 / 2020

Japan awards 7,000 mt out of possible 81,350 mt in Oct 30 MA rice tender: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) has awarded only one 7,000 mt lot of global origin milled long grain rice to Thai exporters in its Oct. 30 Minimum Access (MA) tender....

Argentinian 2020-21 milled rice production forecast revised down to 780,000 mt: USDA

29 / 10 / 2020

Argentinian 2020-21 milled rice production forecast revised down to 780,000 mt: USDA

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has revised its forecast for Argentinian milled rice production in the 2020-21 marketing year (April 2020–March 2021) downwards from 819,000 mt to 780,000...

October 29, 2020

29 / 10 / 2020

October 29, 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed unchanged at $447/mt FOB on the second day of the 10-day new crop transition as exporters...

Taiwan to re-tender for 1,925 mt of Egyptian long grain brown rice on Nov 6: TBC

29 / 10 / 2020

Taiwan to re-tender for 1,925 mt of Egyptian long grain brown rice on Nov 6: TBC

Taiwan’s Bank Corporation (TBC) will hold a re-tender for 1,925 mt of Egyptian long grain brown rice on Nov 6. The volume was previously tendered for on Oct. 27. However, the Egyptian...

October 28, 2020

28 / 10 / 2020

October 28, 2020

S&P Global Platts started a 10-day new crop transition for Thai 5% WR. The grade was assessed unchanged at $447/mt FOB...

Japan awards 5,569 mt in Oct 28 SBS rice tender: MAFF

28 / 10 / 2020

Japan awards 5,569 mt in Oct 28 SBS rice tender: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) awarded 5,569 mt out of possible 25,000 mt in its Oct. 28 Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender (see table). This is MAFF’s second SBS...

Taiwan’s TBC awards 24,000 mt of rice to exporters in the US South in recent tenders: sources

28 / 10 / 2020

Taiwan’s TBC awards 24,000 mt of rice to exporters in the US South in recent tenders: sources

Taiwan’s Bank Corporation (TBC) has awarded a total of 24,000 mt of rice to exporters in the US South in four tenders held in recent weeks, according to a source close to the tenders. On Sept. 4,...

Japan to hold MA tender for 81,350 mt of milled rice on Oct 30: MAFF

26 / 10 / 2020

Japan to hold MA tender for 81,350 mt of milled rice on Oct 30: MAFF

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) will hold a Minimum Access (MA) tender on Oct. 30 for a total of 81,350 mt of milled rice (see table). This is MAFF’s fourth MA rice...

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23 / 10 / 2020

#LRI Weekly Report Published! #Myanmar's 2019-20 #rice exports total 2.6 million mt; Container freight price increa… https://t.co/ukCzKOixOR

Cambodia

23 / 10 / 2020

Cambodia

The Cambodian rice market was supported by recent flooding, with a substantial amount of both Sen Kra Ob and Phka Malis...

Vietnam

23 / 10 / 2020

Vietnam

Heavy rains continued to delay harvesting of Vietnam’s 10th month crop and support prices, despite limited demand....

Pakistan

23 / 10 / 2020

Pakistan

Pakistani IRRI-6 market activity was slow, with competitive Indian white and parboiled rice prices and persistent...

India

23 / 10 / 2020

India

Demand for Indian rice was hampered by ongoing logistical issues as containers remained scarce and freight rates...

U.S.A.

23 / 10 / 2020

U.S.A.

The US long grain market continued to have similar dynamics of slow demand for milled rice and ongoing covering for...

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16 / 10 / 2020

LRI Report Published! S&P Global Platts' #Thai 5% WR assessment drops by 6.3% on week as exporters discount offers;… https://t.co/FNZEUOB1E8

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09 / 10 / 2020

LRI Report Published! #Japan's MAFF to hold MA tender for 86,000 mt of milled #rice on Oct 16; Hurricane Delta expe… https://t.co/GK5inAASIK

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05 / 10 / 2020

#LRI Monthly Report published! Including a feature on: Looking ahead to the major Asian long grain #rice harvests https://t.co/XhCE4UsTdc

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02 / 10 / 2020

#Japan awards 14,000 mt in Oct 2 MA tender; #EU allows duty-free imports of up to 24,883 mt of #Thai #rice in Octob… https://t.co/NSwrMgqhPR

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Friday
23
October
Myanmar's 2019-20 rice exports total 2.6 million mt; Container freight price increases, shortages hamper demand; Col-Rice awards full volume in Oct. 8 US rice import license auction
Friday
16
October
Platts' Thai 5% broken white rice assessment drops by 6.3% on week as exporters discount offers; 'Thousand of hectares' of Cambodian rice destroyed by floods; Japan awards full 86,000 mt of milled rice in Oct 16 MA tender
Friday
09
October
Japan's MAFF to hold MA tender for 86,000 mt of milled rice on Oct 16; Hurricane Delta expected to make landfall in Louisiana on Oct 9; AMIS forecasts global 2020-21 milled rice production at record 509.2 million mt
Friday
02
October
Japan awards 14,000 mt of long grain milled rice in Oct 2 MA tender; EU allows duty-free imports of up to 24,883 mt of Thai rice in October; Vietnamese rice exports in September down by 12% on year to 420,000 mt