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Philippines announces government-to-government tender to import 300,000 mt of 25% broken white rice

26 / 05 / 2020

Philippines announces government-to-government tender to import 300,000 mt of 25% broken white rice

The Philippine International Trading Corporation (PITC) will hold a government-to-government tender on June 8 to import 300,000 mt of well milled 25% broken white rice, according to a copy of the...

Senegal, Guinea, Burkina Faso and Mali rice imports to grow to 2.8 million mt in 2020/21: USDA

19 / 05 / 2020

Senegal, Guinea, Burkina Faso and Mali rice imports to grow to 2.8 million mt in 2020/21: USDA

The USDA has forecast that combined rice imports from Senegal, Guinea, Burkina Faso and Mali in the 2020/21 marketing year (October – September) will rise by 12.9% year-on-year to 2.8 million mt...

UK to maintain rice import tariffs at current levels from January 2021: UK government

19 / 05 / 2020

UK to maintain rice import tariffs at current levels from January 2021: UK government

The UK will maintain its current tariffs on rice imports when it replaces the EU’s Common External Tariff with its own UK Global Tariff on January 1, 2021, according to an article on the UK...

Brazil imports and exports update

14 / 05 / 2020

Brazil imports and exports update

Brazil imported a total of 54,168 mt in April, down by 32.1% month-on-month but up by 1.1% year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services. Milled and semi-milled rice...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

12 / 05 / 2020

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The USDA has forecast 2020/21 global production at a record 502 million mt in its latest WASDE report, up by almost 2% year-on-year. Thailand and China are expected to account for the largest...

EU update

06 / 05 / 2020

EU update

The USDA has forecast the EU’s milled rice production in the 2020/21 marketing year (September - August) at 1.97 million mt, unchanged year-on-year as an increase in Italian production is expected...

Sri Lanka temporarily suspends rice imports

29 / 04 / 2020

Sri Lanka temporarily suspends rice imports

According to a government publication cited by the Department of Imports and Exports Control, the Sri Lankan government has temporarily suspended rice imports. The suspension applies to brown rice,...

Ivory Coast update

27 / 04 / 2020

Ivory Coast update

The USDA has forecast the Ivory Coast’s milled rice production in the 2020/21 marketing year (October - September) at 1.4 million mt, up by 12% year-on-year amid the government's continued rice...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

09 / 04 / 2020

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The USDA has lowered its forecast for 2019/20 global supplies by 2.8 million MTS to 671.8 million MTS in its latest WASDE report on account of output reductions in Southeast Asian countries including...

El Salvador removes import tariffs and sets maximum sale prices

06 / 04 / 2020

El Salvador removes import tariffs and sets maximum sale prices

According to the USDA citing the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, the Salvadoran Legislative Assembly issued a decree on 20 March temporarily removing import tariffs on several commodities,...