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19 / 10 / 2018

#Brazil: Domestic #paddy prices declined by BRL 1.11 in October 2018 to BRL 45.64 per 50kg bag (Pt.) https://t.co/b8NwoWYgDa

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

18 / 10 / 2018

#Brazil: Pará State passes law requiring pesticide information on all #rice packaging (Pt.) https://t.co/eusQqR2P79

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

17 / 10 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

Rivelin was loading a vessel with 10,000 MTS of rice in Rio Grande Port on 16 October. A Casillo vessel loaded with 30,000 MTS is the only vessel to have left port so far this month.

@LiveRiceIndex

16 / 10 / 2018

#Brazil: Above average rainfall expected to reduce #paddy planting by an average of 10% in Rio Grande do Sul and Ca… https://t.co/eqNhpvR4W8

15 October 2018

15 / 10 / 2018

15 October 2018

Vietnamese 100% broken WR is assessed up to US $350 PMT FOB (+$5 PMT) as lower offers are no longer available ahead of...

Brazil planting and production update

12 / 10 / 2018

Brazil planting and production update

CONAB forecasts Brazilian planted area in the 2018/19 marketing year (April 2019 - March 2020) at 1.85 - 1.97 million hectares, a decline of 6.38% and an increase of 0.21% respectively year-on-year....

12 October 2018

12 / 10 / 2018

12 October 2018

Thai 100% Grade B, 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed down by US $2 PMT, with 5% WR assessed down to US $388 PMT FOB...

11 October 2018

11 / 10 / 2018

11 October 2018

Despite a 8.2% depreciation of the Pakistani Rupee against the U.S. Dollar since yesterday (10 October), whole grain WR...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

10 / 10 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

No vessels are being loaded with rice in Rio Grande Port today (10 October). A Casillo vessel loaded with 30,000 MTS is the only vessel to have left port so far this month.

10 October 2018

10 / 10 / 2018

10 October 2018

Indian 5% WR is assessed down to US $385 PMT FOB (-$10 PMT) as exporters attempt to sell remaining stocks ahead of new...

Brazil update

10 / 10 / 2018

Brazil update

The USDA has forecast Brazilian milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (April 2019 – March 2020) at 8.16 million MTS, down by 0.58% year-on-year. Harvested area and the average field...

Brazil currency update

08 / 10 / 2018

Brazil currency update

The Brazilian Real has appreciated by 3.87% against the U.S. Dollar since Friday (5 October) to BRL 3.73 at 12:00 UTC today (8 October), the lowest level since 7 August. According to reports, the...

Brazil exports and imports update

08 / 10 / 2018

Brazil exports and imports update

Brazil’s rice exports between January – September 2018 totalled 1.25 million MTS, up from 617,317 MTS in 2017, according to IRGA. Exports in September totalled 160,944 MTS, up from 109,450 MTS in...

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...

4 October 2018

04 / 10 / 2018

4 October 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed down by US $2 PMT to US $383 PMT FOB, US $378 PMT FOB and US $373 PMT FOB...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

04 / 10 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

A Casillo vessel was being loaded with 30,000 MTS in Rio Grande Port on 3 October. Five vessels carrying a total of 110,018 MTS have left port so far this month, including 30,000 MTS of paddy...

@LiveRiceIndex

03 / 10 / 2018

#Brazil: Rio Grande do Sul forecast to have smallest planted area in six years (Pt.) https://t.co/28bphPFArh

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 10 / 2018

#Brazil: Farmers in Rio Grande do Sul still unable to begin #paddy planting due to unfavourable weather conditions… https://t.co/MP5B1fjmJS

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: National Supply Company offers opportunity to Rio Grande do Sul farmers to sell #rice seeds through Food A… https://t.co/6wxdMpeINM

27 September 2018

27 / 09 / 2018

27 September 2018

Indian 100% broken WR is assessed up to US $280 PMT FOB (+$8 PMT) as exporters continue to cover shipments to...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

27 / 09 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

No vessels were being loaded with rice in Rio Grande Port on 26 September. However, Nordic Barents is expected to arrive on 28 September to be loaded with 30,000 MTS. Five vessels carrying a total...

@LiveRiceIndex

27 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice producers in Rio Grande do Sul receive BRL 2.6 million (US $644,813) from government for hail damage… https://t.co/GlAG6NL32f

@LiveRiceIndex

25 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: Expected rainfall in Rio Grande and Santa Catarina may exceed 70mm, delaying #rice planting (Pt.) https://t.co/qSGj6tgakZ

24 September 2018

24 / 09 / 2018

24 September 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10%, 15% and 100% broken WR are all assessed up due to improved demand following the Ashura holiday on...

Brazil planting update

24 / 09 / 2018

Brazil planting update

Planted area in Brazil's main rice producing region of Rio Grande do Sul is forecast at 1.01 million hectares in the 2018/19 marketing year (April – March), down by 6.59% year-on-year,...

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: 2018/19 planted area in Rio Grande do Sul forecast to decrease by 6.5% year-on-year (Sp.) https://t.co/4R6Hge9BT9

21 September 2018

21 / 09 / 2018

21 September 2018

Thai Hom Mali 100% Grade B is assessed down to US $1,064 PMT FOB FCL (-$3 PMT) as lower offers are available, despite...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

20 / 09 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

One vessel was being loaded with 22,000 MTS of broken rice in Rio Grande Port on 19 September; no other vessels are currently expected. Four vessels carrying a total of 84,518 MTS left port so far...

@LiveRiceIndex

20 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: #Paddy prices in Rio Grande do Sul increase by 0.42% to BRL 45.41 per 50kg (US $220.20 PMT) between 11 - 1… https://t.co/AnEygzHhb5

19 September 2018

19 / 09 / 2018

19 September 2018

There was a soft undertone to the Pakistani market as exporters lowered their offers ahead of the bulk of new crop...

18 September 2018

18 / 09 / 2018

18 September 2018

Pakistani 5% WR is assessed up to US $388 PMT FOB (+$3 PMT) based on a reported trade to West Africa. However, 25%...

14 September 2018

14 / 09 / 2018

14 September 2018

We have concluded our transitions to new crop prices for all of our Pakistani assessments, with 5% WR and PB 5% STX...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

14 / 09 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

A Rivelin vessel was waiting to be loaded with 11,000 MTS of broken rice destined for Europe in Rio Grande Port on 13 September. Silver Lake is due to arrive on 29 September to be loaded with...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

13 / 09 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

A Casillo vessel was being loaded with 30,000 MTS in Rio Grande Port on 12 September. A Rivelin vessel is due to arrive on 13 September to be loaded with 11,000 MTS and another vessel is due to...

@LiveRiceIndex

13 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: #Paddy trade slow in Rio Grande do Sul but the price remains unchanged (Pt.) https://t.co/XjMpvYcag2

IBGE estimates Brazil’s planting and production

12 / 09 / 2018

IBGE estimates Brazil’s planting and production

The IBGE has estimated Brazilian 2018 paddy production at 11.8 million MTS, down by 5.34% year-on-year. Planted area contracted to 1.91 million hectares (-5.78%) and the average field yield is...

10 September 2018

10 / 09 / 2018

10 September 2018

Vietnamese WR prices are being supported by tightening supply and anticipated demand from Indonesia and the...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

07 / 09 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

No vessels were being loaded in Rio Grande Port on 6 September. A Casillo vessel is expected to arrive today (7 September) to be loaded with 30,000 MTS and a Rivelin vessel is due to arrive on 12...

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...

Brazil imports update

07 / 09 / 2018

Brazil imports update

Brazil’s rice imports between January – August 2018 totalled 542,733 MTS, with imports during August accounting for 103,710 MTS of this volume, according the IRGA. Paraguay exported the...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

06 / 09 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

Only one vessel was being loaded in Rio Grande Port on 4 September; Chios Luck was being loaded with 30,000 MTS. A Casillo vessel is expected to arrive tomorrow (7 September) to be loaded with...

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: The average price of #paddy in Rio Grande do Sul increased by 3.94% in August to BRL $45.07 per 50kg (US $… https://t.co/imBTvFIxkI

6 September 2018

06 / 09 / 2018

6 September 2018

We have lowered all of our Pakistani WR and PB assessments on the fourth day of our transitions to new crop prices,...

Brazil exports update

06 / 09 / 2018

Brazil exports update

Brazil’s rice exports between January – August 2018 totalled 1.09 million MTS, up from 507,867 MTS in 2017, according to IRGA. Exports in August totalled 96,499 MTS, up from 60,659 MTS...

@LiveRiceIndex

05 / 09 / 2018

#Brazil: Academic expects 2019 #paddy planted area to decline by 10% as farmers find it difficult to access credit… https://t.co/ZqQDPbgyxd

@LiveRiceIndex

04 / 09 / 2018

The Landless Rural Workers Movement plans to improve organic #rice production in #Brazil (Pt.) https://t.co/mLBjeKaTXF

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

30 / 08 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

Two vessels were being loaded with a total of 45,500 MTS of rice in Rio Grande Port on 29 August. A vessel was being loaded with 30,000 MTS of rice and Phoenix was loading 15,500 MTS of broken...

@LiveRiceIndex

29 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice production in 2018/19 may decline year-on-year as farmers face difficulties sourcing credit, accordi… https://t.co/ptvb7H8faS

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: Local prices were 'low' in H1 2018 despite 'high' international prices, according to CONAB (Pt.) https://t.co/tWIp1w4XwT

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

24 / 08 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

Three vessels were in Rio Grande Port on 23 August to be loaded with a total of 75,500 MTS of rice. Casillo was loading 30,000 MTS of paddy, loading of a vessel with 30,000 MTS of rice is expected...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

23 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: Average price of #paddy in Rio Grande do Sul increases to its highest level since February 2017 (Pt.) https://t.co/s9DCmNVtM0

Brazil’s Real depreciates against U.S. Dollar

22 / 08 / 2018

Brazil’s Real depreciates against U.S. Dollar

The Brazilian Real weakened to more than BRL 4 to the U.S. Dollar yesterday (21 August), reaching its lowest level since March 2016. The loss comes following poll figures released at the start of...

Brazil update

21 / 08 / 2018

Brazil update

The FAO has estimated Brazilian 2018 paddy production at 11.74 million MTS, a 4.8% year-on-year decrease and 1.08% below the five-year average. Delays to planting in the main rice producing region...

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

17 / 08 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

No vessels were being loaded with rice in Rio Grande Port on 16 August. A Phoenix vessel is expected to arrive today (17 August) to be loaded with 15,500 MTS of broken rice and a Casillo vessel is...

16 August 2018

16 / 08 / 2018

16 August 2018

Thai whole grain WR prices are assessed down as exporters lower their offers to attract fresh demand for shipment in...

15 August 2018

15 / 08 / 2018

15 August 2018

Thai 100% Grade B, 5% and 10% WR are all assessed down by US $2 PMT as demand has slowed; 5% WR is assessed down to...

Brazil imports and exports update

14 / 08 / 2018

Brazil imports and exports update

Brazil’s rice exports between January – July 2018 totalled 996,250 MTS, up from 447,208 MTS in 2017, according to IRGA. Exports in July totalled 84,616 MTS, down from 112,569 MTS in...

@LiveRiceIndex

14 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: CONAB announces auction of #paddy destined for Gaza (Pt.) https://t.co/vBpiqMhZuX

10 August 2018

10 / 08 / 2018

10 August 2018

The Vietnamese market is being supported by a slowdown in new crop arrivals due to heavy rain and rumours about...

Brazil production update

10 / 08 / 2018

Brazil production update

According to Brazil’s statistics authority, IBGE, 2018 paddy production decreased by 7.34% year-on-year to 11.54 million MTS. Planted area also decreased to 1.92 million hectares (-5.37%)....

@LiveRiceIndex

10 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice production expected to decline by 7.3% in 2018 (Sp.) https://t.co/X9zedChTsF

@LiveRiceIndex

09 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice farmers forecast a decrease in planted area and an increase in production costs (Pt.) https://t.co/yR8TF7SqrM

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

09 / 08 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

No vessels were being loaded with rice in Rio Grande Port on 8 August; the five vessels which are expected to be loaded with paddy for Venezuela have reportedly not yet been nominated. A Phoenix...

8 August 2018

08 / 08 / 2018

8 August 2018

Thai Hom Mali 100% Grade B is assessed down to US $1,012 PMT FOB FCL (-$8 PMT) as stockholders continue to release...

@LiveRiceIndex

08 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: Planted area for crops (including #rice) will grow from 75 million hectares to 85 million hectares in the… https://t.co/AITRVDy3V4

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

02 / 08 / 2018

Brazil: Rio Grande Port loading update

Two vessels were being loaded with rice in Rio Grande Port on 1 August. LDC was loading 29,750 MTS of broken rice and Phoenix was expected to conclude loading 14,500 MTS of broken rice. An Olam...

@LiveRiceIndex

01 / 08 / 2018

#Brazil: The price of #paddy in Rio Grande do Sul recorded at BRL 40 per 50 Kg (US $ 213.54 PMT) (Pt.) https://t.co/hjYLP1I0rs

1 August 2018

01 / 08 / 2018

1 August 2018

The Vietnamese WR market is being supported by an increase in domestic prices due to covering for a WR vessel...

31 July 2018

31 / 07 / 2018

31 July 2018

Vietnamese 5% and 10% WR are both assessed down by US $2 PMT to US $378 PMT FOB and US $373 PMT FOB respectively as...

27 July 2018

27 / 07 / 2018

27 July 2018

Vietnamese Fragrant 5% is assessed up to US $531 PMT FOB (+$5 PMT) due to covering for an Iraqi vessel, which is...

@LiveRiceIndex

27 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: Commission President encourages a reduction of ICMS tax on #paddy (Pt.) https://t.co/eDBFv9Gr1B

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice sector expects market to have firm undertone until Q1 2019 (Pt.) https://t.co/i4Ikdvhk8V

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: Local price of paddy increases for sixth consecutive week (Pt.) https://t.co/ZjowzJ5B2c

@LiveRiceIndex

18 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: Paddy prices expected to be supported in the near future due to reduced production, a favourable exchange… https://t.co/CSr3WySwPu

@LiveRiceIndex

18 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: Domestic #rice prices could increase by up to 50% by the end of the year (Pt.) https://t.co/yHl6RmEIVu

@LiveRiceIndex

17 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice planting later this year in Rio Grande do Sul expected to benefit from ongoing heavy rain (Pt.) https://t.co/VjAmfoYyjS

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: Retail price of #rice in João Pessoa decreased by 13.56% month-on-month in June (Pt.) https://t.co/qc8MhGu0AF

@LiveRiceIndex

05 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice production in northern Santa Catarina estimated to have increased by 3% year-on-year (Pt.) https://t.co/YF4eVoQuD2

@LiveRiceIndex

04 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil and #Vietnam sign Memorandum of Understanding to increase cooperation in agriculture (Pt.) https://t.co/8DOp3UHl6H

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 07 / 2018

#Brazil: Domestic #rice prices could increase by 12.1% due to increasing transportation costs (Pt.) https://t.co/NrD7YAgPWD

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: The average price of #paddy in Rio Grande do Sul increases to its highest level since August 2017 (Pt.) https://t.co/TxYgQjZrtI

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 06 / 2018

Scientists in #Brazil grow #paddy in mud (Pt.) https://t.co/PrwUS6pWEE

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 06 / 2018

The 30% - 50% increase in the cost of transporting #rice in #Brazil has caused the domestic price of #rice to incre… https://t.co/rIZYwvmIf1

@LiveRiceIndex

20 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: The average price of #rice in Salvador declined by 0.31% during May 2018 (Pt.) https://t.co/Oj35AitYo4

@LiveRiceIndex

12 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: The price of #paddy in Rio Grande do Sul increased in May for the third consecutive month due to strong de… https://t.co/OOea90m2Ln

@LiveRiceIndex

12 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: Average field yield of the 2017/18 #paddy crop totalled 7.75 MTS/ha in Cachoeira do Sul (Pt.) https://t.co/rvMDpFxRfg

@LiveRiceIndex

08 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: Domestic paddy price increases to its highest level in 9 months (Pt.) https://t.co/fyEvBpXKhA

@LiveRiceIndex

07 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: National Confederation of Industry believes that internal #rice transportation costs will increase by betw… https://t.co/pjq0zZxQoX

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice field yields increased by 0.62 - 0.73% annually during the last 45 years due to Embrapa breeding pro… https://t.co/eApzOwT9OZ

@LiveRiceIndex

04 / 06 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice industry in Santa Catarina hopes to build on success of recent bulk shipment to #Venezuela (Pt.) https://t.co/uttp1OjUe4

@LiveRiceIndex

31 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: #Domestic paddy market slows considerably due to the ongoing truckers' strike (Pt.) https://t.co/uof9tUz5s1

@LiveRiceIndex

30 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: Domestic prices of #rice and other agricultural products increasing due to trucker strike (Br.) https://t.co/evEvQ6QkVa

@LiveRiceIndex

30 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: Loading of #rice onto two vessels in Rio Grande Port stops due to the ongoing truckers' strike (Pt.) https://t.co/Af4JwZ9uB5

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: Despite requests from #rice farmers, Rio Grande do Sul government refuses to reduce the ICMS tax (Pt.) https://t.co/9TwZwzBkGS

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice farmers in Santa Catarina join truck drivers in strike (Pt.) https://t.co/N4XKJpxxLL

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: Local paddy price increased between 15 - 22 May due to domestic and export demand (Pt.) https://t.co/Ln7AlTASZ8

@LiveRiceIndex

22 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice production in Rio Grande do Sul has exceeded IRGA and Conab production estimates (Pt.) https://t.co/HfMgMu3MIg

@LiveRiceIndex

18 / 05 / 2018

#Brazil: #Rice harvest in Rio Grande do Sul 96.6% complete as of 17 May, according to IRGA (Pt.) https://t.co/qGxxchS2bN