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19 / 10 / 2018

Egypt

Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities will hold a tender for an unspecified amount of Grade #2 10% broken...

Egypt’s GASC announces tender

19 / 10 / 2018

Egypt’s GASC announces tender

The LRI understands that Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities will hold a tender for an unspecified amount of Grade #2 10% broken short/medium grain white rice on 12 November. Companies...

Egypt

05 / 10 / 2018

Egypt

According to market participants, the Egyptian government has only purchased 7,000 – 8,000 MTS of the freshly...

Egypt domestic supply update

03 / 10 / 2018

Egypt domestic supply update

According to market participants, the Egyptian government has only purchased 7,000 – 8,000 MTS of the freshly harvested paddy due to its uncompetitive purchase prices. Private millers are...

Egypt update

20 / 09 / 2018

Egypt update

The USDA has forecast Egyptian milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (October – September) at 2.8 million MTS, a 34.9% year-on-year decrease. This is due to an anticipated...

Egypt prices update

04 / 09 / 2018

Egypt prices update

The Egyptian Ministry of Food Supply and Internal Trade and the Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation have set the government’s purchase prices for new crop paddy, according to market...

@LiveRiceIndex

29 / 08 / 2018

#Egypt and #Vietnam agree to strengthen ties on issues including #rice trade and agriculture https://t.co/9aVwzUjEuW

Egypt private imports update

21 / 08 / 2018

Egypt private imports update

According to market participants, unloading of a vessel carrying 38,500 MTS of Chinese medium grain rice began in Egypt last week. Local millers and traders believe that domestic consumers will...

@LiveRiceIndex

20 / 07 / 2018

#Egypt: Government expects #rice imports to total up to 700,000 MTS (paddy equivalent) in next 12 months https://t.co/umlSG9qKp7

@LiveRiceIndex

12 / 07 / 2018

#Egypt: Federation of Industries believes that domestic #rice production will cover approximately 90% of consumptio… https://t.co/P2M4rKSm6h

Egypt imports and local prices update

10 / 07 / 2018

Egypt imports and local prices update

Paddy prices in the Egyptian domestic market have declined by approximately 5% - 6% since June to US $270 - $290 PMT ex-works, according to market participants. The Egyptian President has...

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 07 / 2018

#Egypt: Government ministers meet to discuss potential #rice imports https://t.co/NYLwfHw36j

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 07 / 2018

#Egypt: Farmers complain that the government's #rice import policy may harm the country's agriculture sector https://t.co/wdn0hcOwUa

@LiveRiceIndex

08 / 06 / 2018

#LRI Weekly Report Published! #Bangladesh raises its #rice import tariff; #Egypt to import rice; #Thai rice exports https://t.co/m63PsjdmzS

Egypt to import rice

06 / 06 / 2018

Egypt to import rice

The LRI understands that Egypt will import paddy, white and brown rice to increase stocks and cover consumption requirements. It has not been decided whether the imports will be sourced by the...

@LiveRiceIndex

04 / 06 / 2018

#Egypt: #Rice farmers in Kafr Al-Sheikh turning to corn due to government decision to further limit rice production… https://t.co/F2NdUuIu9a

@LiveRiceIndex

23 / 05 / 2018

Value of #Indian #rice exports to #Egypt increases to US $55 million in 2016/17 https://t.co/wIzE5LFjI7

USA Gulf and Egypt Methodology amendments

22 / 05 / 2018

USA Gulf and Egypt Methodology amendments

The LRI proposes to amend the shipment periods in its two USA Gulf Methodology documents (Long Grain and Parboiled) to capture greater liquidity. Currently, the shipment period in both Methodology...

Egypt planting and supply update

02 / 05 / 2018

Egypt planting and supply update

The Egyptian government has agreed to expand the 2018 allocated planted area by 100,000 feddans (42,000ha) to 820,000 feddans (344,400ha), according to local reports. However, this total area is...