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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...

Pakistan

19 / 10 / 2018

Pakistan

No offers of Pakistani rice were successfully submitted in the Philippines’ National Food Authority’s 18 October...

18 October 2018

18 / 10 / 2018

18 October 2018

We have continued our 10-day transitions to new crop pricing for our whole grain Indian WR and PB assessments. Indian...

17 October 2018

17 / 10 / 2018

17 October 2018

Some exporters in Pakistan have lowered their offers in reaction to this week’s currency and local market price...

Pakistan exports update

17 / 10 / 2018

Pakistan exports update

Pakistani milled rice exports in September 2018 declined by 16.3% year-on-year and by 25.6% month-on-month to 155,512 MTS, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. Of this total, Basmati rice...

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...

Pakistan water supply and harvesting update

16 / 10 / 2018

Pakistan water supply and harvesting update

According to the National Space Agency of Pakistan, non-Basmati rice is currently being harvested or in the latter stages of development and Basmati rice is still in the formation/filling stages of...

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...

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...

Pakistan

12 / 10 / 2018

Pakistan

The Pakistani Rupee depreciated by 7.7% against the U.S. Dollar between 5 – 11 October. This was attributed to a...

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...

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...

9 October 2018

09 / 10 / 2018

9 October 2018

There is a soft undertone to the Pakistani market following a 7% depreciation of the Rupee today (9 October) due to a...

Pakistani Rupee depreciates by 7% against the U.S. Dollar

09 / 10 / 2018

Pakistani Rupee depreciates by 7% against the U.S. Dollar

The Pakistani Rupee depreciated by around 7% against the U.S. Dollar today (9 October), according to reports. This has been attributed to a suspected currency devaluation by the State Bank of...

5 October 2018

05 / 10 / 2018

5 October 2018

Vietnamese 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed down by US $1 PMT as lower offers are available, despite an anticipated...

Pakistan

05 / 10 / 2018

Pakistan

The State Bank of Pakistan raised its interest rates by 100 basis points on Saturday (29 September) to 8.5%,...

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...

Pakistan update

04 / 10 / 2018

Pakistan update

The USDA has forecast Pakistan’s milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (November - October) at 7.4 million MTS, unchanged year-on-year. Milled rice exports in 2017/18 are forecast to...

3 October 2018

03 / 10 / 2018

3 October 2018

Vietnamese 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed up by US $4 PMT based on fresh transactional data; 5% WR is assessed...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 10 / 2018

#Pakistan: #Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan looks to government to help boost rice exports https://t.co/Jty151xwoD

State Bank of Pakistan raises interest rates by 100 basis points

01 / 10 / 2018

State Bank of Pakistan raises interest rates by 100 basis points

The State Bank of Pakistan raised its interest rates by 100 basis points on Saturday (29 September) to 8.5%, according to reports. This is the highest level in three years, with rising inflation...

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...

Pakistan water supply, planting and exports update

26 / 09 / 2018

Pakistan water supply, planting and exports update

According to the National Space Agency of Pakistan, irrigation water supplies in August were 2.07% below last year’s levels in Punjab but 5.71% higher than last year’s levels in Sindh....

Pakistan exports update

26 / 09 / 2018

Pakistan exports update

Pakistani milled rice exports in August 2018 declined by 1.57% year-on-year and by 1.67% month-on-month to 208,963 MTS, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. Of this total, Basmati rice...

26 September 2018

26 / 09 / 2018

26 September 2018

Most whole grain Thai WR prices are assessed down as exporters are willing to accept lower bids to conclude business;...

25 September 2018

25 / 09 / 2018

25 September 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed down by US $2 PMT as lower offers are available, with 5% WR assessed at...

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...

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...

20 September 2018

20 / 09 / 2018

20 September 2018

Thai Hom Mali is assessed up to US $1,067 PMT FOB FCL (+US $27 PMT) as stocks continue to tighten ahead of the 2018...

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%...

17 September 2018

17 / 09 / 2018

17 September 2018

The Vietnamese WR market is being supported by sales to private buyers in the Philippines, with exporters...

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...

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...

12 September 2018

12 / 09 / 2018

12 September 2018

Pakistani whole grain WR prices are assessed down on day eight of our 10-day transitions to new crop prices, with 5%...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 09 / 2018

Kisan Board #Pakistan ask the government to set the prices of non-Basmati #rice at PKR 1,600 per maund (US $350.84… https://t.co/kpIMzoAaWt

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...

4 September 2018

04 / 09 / 2018

4 September 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed up on the second day of our transitions to new crop prices as lower...

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...

31 August 2018

31 / 08 / 2018

31 August 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR and PB 5% STX are all assessed down as exporters aim to sell remaining current crop...

30 August 2018

30 / 08 / 2018

30 August 2018

Thai PB and most whole grain WR prices continue to be affected by currency volatility. Thai 5% WR and PB 100% STX are...

28 August 2018

28 / 08 / 2018

28 August 2018

Thai 100% Grade B, 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed up by US $3 PMT as the Baht has appreciated by approximately...

24 August 2018

24 / 08 / 2018

24 August 2018

Most grades of Thai WR are assessed down as some exporters have lowered their offers to conclude business for...

22 August 2018

22 / 08 / 2018

22 August 2018

Thai Hom Mali 100% Grade B is assessed up to US $1,012 PMT FOB FCL as lower offers are no longer available following...

21 August 2018

21 / 08 / 2018

21 August 2018

The Thai WR and PB markets are being supported by a 1.4% appreciation of the Baht against the U.S. Dollar since...

@LiveRiceIndex

20 / 08 / 2018

#Pakistan: State Bank sets a credit disbursement target of PKR 1.25 trillion (US $10.2 billion) for the agricultura… https://t.co/M9MOQjy6xF

Pakistan exports update

20 / 08 / 2018

Pakistan exports update

Pakistani milled rice exports in July 2018 increased by 11.6% year-on-year but declined by 21.8% month-on-month to 212,518 MTS, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. Of this total,...

@LiveRiceIndex

20 / 08 / 2018

#Pakistan: Government looks for ways to boost #rice exports to #China https://t.co/5aTFHWgGrZ

Pakistan water supply, planting and exports update

20 / 08 / 2018

Pakistan water supply, planting and exports update

According to the National Space Agency of Pakistan, irrigation water supplies in July were 14% below last year’s levels in Punjab but 2.56% higher than last year’s levels in Sindh. As...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

15 / 08 / 2018

Delegations from #Pakistan and #Indonesia meet to discuss a potential increase in #rice trade between the two count… https://t.co/AEHvxxHnBJ

@LiveRiceIndex

13 / 08 / 2018

#Pakistan: #Rice exporters ask new government to declare the rice sector as an industry https://t.co/HBMvXChvM7

@LiveRiceIndex

08 / 08 / 2018

#Pakistan: Hybrid #rice has been planted on more than 800,000ha of land https://t.co/MYdp2qhb59

@LiveRiceIndex

31 / 07 / 2018

#Pakistan’s #Basmati #rice exports during the 2017/18 FY totalled 520,759 MTS, up by 19.14% year-on-year https://t.co/BCOnMDA8Wk

@LiveRiceIndex

17 / 07 / 2018

#Pakistan: Irrigation department officials manage water flow in Sindh's #Rice Canal https://t.co/0t2WFsXR4K

@LiveRiceIndex

09 / 07 / 2018

#Pakistan: Late planting due to water shortages could cause 2018 harvest to be delayed until October/November https://t.co/Jxbt5bDKco

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 07 / 2018

#Pakistan hopes to balance trade deficit with #Qatar through increased #rice exports https://t.co/47JqbTReGE

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 07 / 2018

#Pakistan: #Rice industry agrees that increasing the share of Basmati exports is essential to sustained export earn… https://t.co/2TeomsUc61

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 06 / 2018

#India and #Pakistan supplied 97% of #Iran's #rice import requirements during 21 March - 21 May 2018 https://t.co/Hit3Y8nUBD

@LiveRiceIndex

14 / 06 / 2018

#Pakistan may not achieve the government's 2018 milled #rice production target of 7.2 million MTS due to water shor… https://t.co/90vKOhb7ot

@LiveRiceIndex

07 / 06 / 2018

#Pakistan: 2018 paddy planted area in Punjab expected to cover 4.4 million acres (1.78 million hectares) https://t.co/xWi1upMAN9

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 06 / 2018

#Pakistan: #Basmati #rice exports to the E.U. 'surge' at the expense of #Indian Basmati exports https://t.co/1HZy46jN6F

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 05 / 2018

#Pakistan: #Rice farmers in Punjab advised to only plant certified varieties to ensure favourable field yields https://t.co/BETvTzEGtC

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 05 / 2018

#Pakistan: 403,830 acres (163,424ha) of land will be used for #rice production in Faisalabad https://t.co/y3VubP6tyT

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 05 / 2018

#Rice Exporters Association of #Pakistan believes that designating the sector as an industry would lead to reduced… https://t.co/i3asveHZ9g

@LiveRiceIndex

01 / 05 / 2018

#Pakistan: Agriculture Department releases #rice cultivation schedule for Faisalabad District https://t.co/R9NeotJ3FN

@LiveRiceIndex

26 / 04 / 2018

#Pakistan increases checks for GM #rice on shipments https://t.co/vgQAGTafCZ