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August 12, 2020

12 / 08 / 2020

August 12, 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed unchanged at $465/mt FOB, with limited trading due to a public holiday. Thai Hom Mali 100%...

Vietnam: At least 10 ships to arrive in Ho Chi Minh City Port from Aug. 4-19 to be loaded with 156,350 mt of rice

12 / 08 / 2020

Vietnam: At least 10 ships to arrive in Ho Chi Minh City Port from Aug. 4-19 to be loaded with 156,350 mt of rice

At least 10 ships were scheduled to arrive in Ho Chi Minh City Port from Aug. 4-19 to be loaded with 156,350 mt of rice, according to the Oceanic Agency and Shipping Service (see table).

Brazil exported 244,561 mt and imported 35,560 mt of rice in July: Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services

12 / 08 / 2020

Brazil exported 244,561 mt and imported 35,560 mt of rice in July: Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services

Brazil imported a total of 35,560 mt in July, down by 33% month-on-month and 59% year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services. Milled and semi-milled rice accounted...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

12 / 08 / 2020

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The United States Department of Agriculture has lowered its forecast for 2020-21 global milled rice production by 2.1 million mt to 500 million mt in its latest WASDE report. This is a result of...

Conab and IBGE forecast Brazil’s 2019-20 paddy production at 11.2 million mt and 11 million mt respectively

11 / 08 / 2020

Conab and IBGE forecast Brazil’s 2019-20 paddy production at 11.2 million mt and 11 million mt respectively

Conab has maintained its forecast for Brazil’s paddy production in the 2019-20 marketing year (April 2020-March 2021) at 11.2 million mt, up by 6.6% year-on-year. Total planted area is estimated at...

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11 / 08 / 2020

#LRI Japonica Report published! Including a feature on #Italian 2020 #paddy planting https://t.co/TJSOQsbhh2

August 11, 2020

11 / 08 / 2020

August 11, 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed unchanged at $465/mt FOB as exporters maintained their offers. Thai 15% WR was assessed down at...

Costa Rica’s Indarroz awards 35,000 mt of US paddy to ADM in Aug. 6 tender

10 / 08 / 2020

Costa Rica’s Indarroz awards 35,000 mt of US paddy to ADM in Aug. 6 tender

Costa Rica’s Indarroz awarded ADM the full 35,000 mt of US paddy in its Aug. 6 tender, according to participants. The volume will be shipped in two lots in October-November, with the entire volume...

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07 / 08 / 2020

#LRI Weekly Report published! #SouthKorea to hold tender for brown #rice on Aug. 19; #China sells 11% of 16.3 mil m… https://t.co/ANOysnrcdu

Vietnam

07 / 08 / 2020

Vietnam

Rising local prices continued to support Vietnamese white rice prices. Short covering for previous sales, strong...

Myanmar

07 / 08 / 2020

Myanmar

The Myanmar market was supported by demand from the Philippines and China, a 0.5% appreciation of the kyat against the...

Other Countries

07 / 08 / 2020

Other Countries

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) will hold a Minimum Market Access (MMA) tender for a...

Other Countries

07 / 08 / 2020

Other Countries

China’s National Grain Trade Center (NGTC) sold 1.87 million mt out of a possible 16.3 million mt of old crop paddy...

South America

07 / 08 / 2020

South America

Brazilian domestic paddy prices continued to rise, prompting participants to increase imports from nearby countries....

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 4.1 points in July

06 / 08 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 4.1 points in July

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index decreased by 4.1 points (-3.6%) in July to 110.3 points, according to its August report. Although this is the second consecutive monthly decline and a four-month low,...

Taiwan to hold tender for 6,000 mt of US medium/short grain white rice on Sept. 4: TBC

06 / 08 / 2020

Taiwan to hold tender for 6,000 mt of US medium/short grain white rice on Sept. 4: TBC

Taiwan's Bank Corporation (TBC) will hold a tender for 6,000 mt of US medium and short grain white rice on Sept. 4.
The TBC previously awarded 18,500 mt of US brown rice import licences in its July...

Taiwan to hold global origin brown rice tender on Aug. 26, no awards made in Australian tender: TBC

05 / 08 / 2020

Taiwan to hold global origin brown rice tender on Aug. 26, no awards made in Australian tender: TBC

Taiwan’s Bank Corporation (TBC) will hold a global origin tender for 3,880 mt of brown rice on Aug. 26. The tender follows on from the TBC not awarding any volumes in its July 30 tender for 4,000...

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04 / 08 / 2020

LRI Monthly Report published! Including a feature on the #US 2020 #rice planting season https://t.co/Foka1MxvX7

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31 / 07 / 2020

#LRI Weekly Report Published! #Thailand's exports total 311,166 mt in June, down by 33% on month; #Taiwan awards 18… https://t.co/YsdNhDjpGL

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24 / 07 / 2020

#LRI Weekly Report published! #Thailand's 2020 exports forecast at 6.5 million mt, the lowest in a decade;… https://t.co/9bqGatgI9v