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5 December 2018

05 / 12 / 2018

5 December 2018

Despite expectations that the official results of the Philippines’ National Food Authority’s 20 November G2P tender...

Japan's MAFF SBS tender results

30 / 11 / 2018

Japan's MAFF SBS tender results

Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has awarded a total of 10,963 MTS out of a possible 25,000 MTS in its 30 November Simultaneous-Buy-Sell tender. Please see the table below for...

Conmasur 2018/19 supply and demand update

28 / 11 / 2018

Conmasur 2018/19 supply and demand update

According to data from Conmasur’s latest meeting on 23 November 2018, total 2018/19 supply in Conmasur countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) is forecast at 16.1 million MTS...

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 11 / 2018

#Argentina: Inflation causes 5% increase in the local price of #rice, oil and flour (Sp.) https://t.co/le1dI4PySx

Argentina exports update

27 / 11 / 2018

Argentina exports update

According to Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos, Argentine rice exports totalled 22,525 MTS in October 2018, down by 34% month-on-month and by 48.6% year-on-year. Of this total, white rice...

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26 / 11 / 2018

#Argentina: Entre Ríos #paddy planting 95% complete; planted area estimated at 60,000ha (Sp.) https://t.co/6jAJuMR805

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26 / 11 / 2018

#Argentina: Vessel loaded with #rice expected to leave Concepción del Uruguay Port in December (Sp.) https://t.co/rnrhwpZah3

20 November 2018

20 / 11 / 2018

20 November 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed down by US $5 PMT to US $363 PMT FOB, US $358 PMT FOB and US $353 PMT FOB...

14 November 2018

14 / 11 / 2018

14 November 2018

All Vietnamese WR grades are assessed down due to persistent slow demand as offers are uncompetitive with other Asian...

9 November 2018

09 / 11 / 2018

9 November 2018

Slow demand and a lack of sales to the Philippines since the National Food Authority’s 18 October tender has put...

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09 / 11 / 2018

#Argentina: Senate proposes amendments to Provincial #Rice Fund (Sp.) https://t.co/eaJbvP5FMY

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30 / 10 / 2018

#Argentina: Energy costs to produce #rice in Entre Ríos higher than in Corrientes (Sp.) https://t.co/y6MkmoGvBy

Argentina exports update

25 / 10 / 2018

Argentina exports update

According to Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos, Argentine rice exports totalled 34,133 MTS in September 2018, down by 44.3% month-on-month but up by 19.1% year-on-year. Of this total, white...

@LiveRiceIndex

25 / 10 / 2018

#Argentina: Corrientes #paddy planting 60 – 70% complete; 2019 planted area estimated to total 94,000ha (Sp.) https://t.co/ufaxLKPizD

Argentina update

25 / 10 / 2018

Argentina update

The USDA has forecast Argentine milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (April 2019 – March 2020) at 795,000 MTS, a 5.92% year-on-year decrease. This is partially due to an expected...

19 October 2018

19 / 10 / 2018

19 October 2018

Brazilian 5% WR and PB 5% STX are both assessed up to US $495 PMT FOB FCL (+$10 PMT) based on bids and offers and...

@LiveRiceIndex

17 / 10 / 2018

#Argentina: Entre Ríos planted area forecast to decrease by 3% year-on-year to 60,000ha (Sp.) https://t.co/l4RD5VFBG1

16 October 2018

16 / 10 / 2018

16 October 2018

Thai 25% WR is assessed up to US $370 PMT FOB (+$3 PMT) as exporters are no longer willing to accept lower bids ahead...

South America

05 / 10 / 2018

South America

The Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT) purchased 60,000 MTS of Uruguayan rice from Hanalico and 30,000 MTS of Argentine...

Iraq's MoT tender results

04 / 10 / 2018

Iraq's MoT tender results

The LRI understands that the Iraqi Ministry of Trade has purchased 30,000 MTS of Argentine rice and 60,000 MTS of Uruguayan rice in its 1 October global origin tender. The Argentine rice was...

2 October 2018

02 / 10 / 2018

2 October 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are assessed all assessed down by US $3 PMT as lower offers for shipment in the first...

1 October 2018

01 / 10 / 2018

1 October 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed up by US $2 PMT as local prices have increased in anticipation of...

28 September 2018

28 / 09 / 2018

28 September 2018

The Pakistani whole grain WR market is being supported by the Philippines’ National Food Authority’s...

Argentina exports update

27 / 09 / 2018

Argentina exports update

According to Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos, Argentine rice exports totalled 61,169 MTS in August 2018, up by 37.9% month-on-month and 163% year-on-year. Of this total, white...

@LiveRiceIndex

26 / 09 / 2018

#Argentina to launch US $600 million satellite to boost agricultural production, including #rice https://t.co/dkrrsdESOl

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14 / 09 / 2018

#Argentina: Average retail price of #rice increased by 7% in August (Sp.) https://t.co/2Fzl7uX8vB

13 September 2018

13 / 09 / 2018

13 September 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are assessed up by US $1 PMT on day nine of our 10-day transitions to new crop prices as...

11 September 2018

11 / 09 / 2018

11 September 2018

A lack of fresh demand for Vietnamese WR is offsetting expectations that Indonesia and the Philippines will re-enter...

7 September 2018

07 / 09 / 2018

7 September 2018

Our assessments of whole grain Pakistani WR are all assessed down by US $2 PMT on day five of our 10-day transitions...

5 September 2018

05 / 09 / 2018

5 September 2018

Vietnamese 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed up as supply tightens following the conclusion of the Summer/Autumn...

3 September 2018

03 / 09 / 2018

3 September 2018

We have begun our 10-day transitions to new crop pricing for all of our Pakistani WR and PB assessments, with 5% WR...

Argentina’s Peso depreciates against U.S. Dollar

30 / 08 / 2018

Argentina’s Peso depreciates against U.S. Dollar

The Argentine Peso depreciated to a new low against the U.S. Dollar yesterday (29 August) as investors were concerned by President Macri's request for an early release of standby funds from the...

Argentina exports update

24 / 08 / 2018

Argentina exports update

According to Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos, Argentine rice exports totalled 43,601 MTS in July 2018, up by 52% month-on-month and 17% year-on-year. Of this total, white rice...

23 August 2018

23 / 08 / 2018

23 August 2018

Argentine 5% WR is assessed down to US $470 PMT FOB FCL (-$10 PMT), with exporters lowering their offers to attract...

20 August 2018

20 / 08 / 2018

20 August 2018

Vietnamese exporters have raised their offers of higher WR grades as heavy rain continues to hamper new crop arrivals...

Argentina’s Peso depreciates against U.S. Dollar

14 / 08 / 2018

Argentina’s Peso depreciates against U.S. Dollar

According to reports, Argentina’s Central Bank has raised interest rates from 40% to 45% in reaction to the Peso depreciating by 2.4% against the U.S. Dollar on Monday (13 August), with...

Argentina update

02 / 08 / 2018

Argentina update

The USDA has forecast Argentine milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (April 2019 – March 2020) at 845,000 MTS, which is a 3.94% year-on-year increase. While harvested area is...

30 July 2018

30 / 07 / 2018

30 July 2018

Vietnamese 100% broken WR is assessed down to US $335 PMT FOB as supply has increased due to low milling yields....

Argentina exports update

26 / 07 / 2018

Argentina exports update

According to Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos, Argentine rice exports in June 2018 totalled 28,679 MTS. Of this total, white rice comprised 26,357 MTS, brown rice comprised 1,786...

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 07 / 2018

CONINAGRO raises concerns about the domestic #rice industry in #Argentina (Sp.) https://t.co/QQ8Grzd3iY

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24 / 07 / 2018

#Argentina: Vessel arrives to load 12,600 MTS of #rice for #Iraq (Sp.) https://t.co/g1pcLOLuw0

23 July 2018

23 / 07 / 2018

23 July 2018

Some Vietnamese exporters have lowered their offers as new crop paddy continues to arrive on to the market, with...

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 07 / 2018

#Argentina: Vessel expected to arrive in port at the weekend to load #rice destined for #Iraq (Sp.) https://t.co/ocE2Yb0LEf

@LiveRiceIndex

17 / 07 / 2018

#Argentina: #Rice exports decrease by 21% year-on-year in the first five months of 2018 (Sp.) https://t.co/aJl3ud182q

13 July 2018

13 / 07 / 2018

13 July 2018

Vietnamese exporters are drastically reducing their WR offers due to subdued fresh demand, competitive Thai prices...

10 July 2018

10 / 07 / 2018

10 July 2018

Vietnamese exporters continue to lower their WR offers as new crop arrivals improve supply and as fresh demand...

20 June 2018

20 / 06 / 2018

20 June 2018

Thai exporters continue to reduce their offers due to slow demand, the depreciation of the Baht against the U.S....

@LiveRiceIndex

13 / 06 / 2018

#Argentina: Average field yield of the #paddy crop in Entre Ríos totalled 7.8 MTS/ha (Sp.) https://t.co/FQHGEkQ1a6