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India update

19 / 07 / 2019

India update

According to the USDA, Kharif crop paddy planting is slower compared to this time last year in most states due to the weak Southwest Monsoon in June. Planting was estimated at 9.78 million hectares...

India planting update

15 / 07 / 2019

India planting update

Indian 2019/20 Kharif crop paddy planted area totalled 9.78 million hectares as of 12 July, according to the Ministry of Agriculture. This represents an 11% year-on-year decrease and is 19.4% below...

Nepal planting update

11 / 07 / 2019

Nepal planting update

Paddy planting in Nepal was 23.8% complete as of 8 July, down from 53% at this time last year, according to local reports citing the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development. Planted area is...

China update

09 / 07 / 2019

China update

The USDA has forecast China’s milled rice production in the 2019/20 marketing year (July – June) at 146 million MTS, down by 1.68% year-on-year. Both harvested area and the average field yield...

South Korea update

08 / 07 / 2019

South Korea update

The USDA has forecast South Korea’s milled rice production in the 2019/20 marketing year (November – October) at 3.88 million MTS, up by 0.18% year-on-year. Although harvested area is anticipated...

USDA releases U.S. Rice Stocks and Acreage reports

28 / 06 / 2019

USDA releases U.S. Rice Stocks and Acreage reports

The USDA has released its latest Rice Stocks report. As of 1 June 2019, total U.S. paddy stocks were estimated at 65.8 million cwt (2.98 million MTS), up by 46% year-on-year. Of this volume, long...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

09 / 04 / 2019

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The USDA has lowered its forecast for 2018/19 global rice supply in its latest WASDE report by 400,000 MTS to 663.8 million MTS on account of reduced prospects for global carryover stocks and...

USDA releases Prospective Plantings and Rice Stocks reports

29 / 03 / 2019

USDA releases Prospective Plantings and Rice Stocks reports

The USDA has released its Prospective Plantings report for the 2019 U.S. crop. Total long grain planted area is expected to decrease to 2.15 million acres (870,074ha), down by 2.14% year-on-year....