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Myanmar’s 2020 milled rice exports forecast at 2.6 million mt: FAO

14 / 09 / 2020

Myanmar’s 2020 milled rice exports forecast at 2.6 million mt: FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has forecast Myanmar’s 2020 milled rice exports at an above-average level of 2.6 million mt, due to abundant supply.
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Brazil temporarily lifts tariffs on non-Mercosur rice imports

10 / 09 / 2020

Brazil temporarily lifts tariffs on non-Mercosur rice imports

The Brazilian government announced on Sept. 9 that the Common External Tariff (TEC) applied to non-Mercosur rice imports will be lifted until Dec. 31 to address soaring domestic prices, according to...

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 2.9 points in August

03 / 09 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 2.9 points in August

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index increased by 2.9 points, equivalent to 2.7%, in July to 113.2 points, according to its September report. This is also an 8.7% rise year-on-year. All variety group...

Vietnam’s 2020 paddy rice production forecast at 43.6 million mt, up by 0.3% on year: FAO

24 / 08 / 2020

Vietnam’s 2020 paddy rice production forecast at 43.6 million mt, up by 0.3% on year: FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has forecast Vietnam’s 2020 paddy production at 43.6 million mt, up by 0.3% year-on-year but down by 0.3% from the five-year average....

Thai white rice prices trend upwards on strong baht, short covering and reduced production

18 / 08 / 2020

Thai white rice prices trend upwards on strong baht, short covering and reduced production

S&P Global Platts’ assessment of the benchmark Thai 5% broken white rice has been trending upwards since July 14, reaching $485/mt FOB on Aug. 18. In comparison, 5% broken white rice was assessed...

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 4.1 points in July

06 / 08 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 4.1 points in July

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index decreased by 4.1 points (-3.6%) in July to 110.3 points, according to its August report. Although this is the second consecutive monthly decline and a four-month low,...

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 1 point in June

02 / 07 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index down by 1 point in June

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index decreased by 1 point (-0.8%) last month to 114.8 points, according to its July report. Although this was the first decline in 2020, the Index is still up by 14%...

Philippines’ average farmgate paddy price up by 2.4% on month to $377/mt: PSA

01 / 07 / 2020

Philippines’ average farmgate paddy price up by 2.4% on month to $377/mt: PSA

The average farmgate price of paddy in the Philippines increased by 2.4% from April 27-May 25 and by 7.7% year-on-year as of May 25 to Peso 19.16/kg ($377/mt), according to the Philippine Statistics...

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 2.1 points in May

04 / 06 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 2.1 points in May

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index increased by 2.1 points (+0.9%) last month to 249.8 points, according to its June report. This is the fifth consecutive monthly rise, with prices from January - May...

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 15.9 points in April

07 / 05 / 2020

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 15.9 points in April

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index increased by 15.9 points (+6.9%) last month to 248.2 points, according to its May report. This is the fourth consecutive monthly rise and the highest level since...