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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...

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 10 / 2018

#USA: Milled #rice exports to the #EU expected to decline due to additional 25% tariff https://t.co/kMmkpbYy1M

U.S.A.

19 / 10 / 2018

U.S.A.

Col-Rice awarded the full 15,881 MTS of Tariff Rate Quota import licences in its 11 October auction. The lowest winning...

Japan's MAFF MA tender results

19 / 10 / 2018

Japan's MAFF MA tender results

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has awarded the full 60,000 MTS in its 19 October Minimum Access tender. Please see the table below for more details:

Col-Rice auction results

19 / 10 / 2018

Col-Rice auction results

Col-Rice has awarded the full 15,881 MTS of Tariff Rate Quota import licences in its 11 October auction. The lowest winning bid was US $126.11 PMT (up from US $82.51 PMT in its 7 June auction) and...

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...

USA exports update

16 / 10 / 2018

USA exports update

U.S. paddy, milled and brown rice exports in the 2018/19 marketing year (August – July) totalled 450,970 MTS as of 4 October, up by 10.6% year-on-year, according to the USDA. Mexico imported the...

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...

U.S.A.

12 / 10 / 2018

U.S.A.

We concluded our crop transition for U.S. #2, 4% broken white rice, which closed the week assessed down to US $495 PMT...

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...

KCCO amends date for 16 October domestic tender

11 / 10 / 2018

KCCO amends date for 16 October domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity office has amended the date of its 16 October domestic tender, which will now be held on 23 October. Please click here for more details.

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...

8 October 2018

08 / 10 / 2018

8 October 2018

Thai PB 100% STX is assessed down to US $390 PMT FOB as exporters are more willing to accept lower bids following a...

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...

KCCO announces domestic tender

05 / 10 / 2018

KCCO announces domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas Commodity Office will hold a domestic tender for a total of 370 MTS on 16 October. Of this volume, 270 MTS will comprise U.S. #2, 7% broken long grain white rice and 100 MTS will...

KCCO tender results

05 / 10 / 2018

KCCO tender results

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office has awarded the full 300 MTS of U.S. #2, 7% broken fortified long grain white rice in its 2 October domestic tender. Supreme Rice was awarded the volume at a...

U.S.A.

05 / 10 / 2018

U.S.A.

The Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT) purchased a total of 90,000 MTS of U.S. rice under the countries’ Memorandum...

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...

Iraq's MoT purchases U.S. rice under MoU

04 / 10 / 2018

Iraq's MoT purchases U.S. rice under MoU

The LRI understands that the Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT) has purchased 90,000 MTS of U.S. rice under the countries’ Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The MoT purchased 60,000 MTS from ADM for...

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...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 09 / 2018

#USA: One degree increase in temperature from climate change could result in ten percent reduction in the average… https://t.co/NWb9z5WFM2

KCCO announces domestic tender

28 / 09 / 2018

KCCO announces domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas Commodity Office will hold a domestic tender for 300 MTS of U.S. #2, 7% broken fortified long grain white rice on 2 October. The rice is destined for Nicaragua and shipment is...

27 September 2018

27 / 09 / 2018

27 September 2018

Indian 100% broken WR is assessed up to US $280 PMT FOB (+$8 PMT) as exporters continue to cover shipments to...

@LiveRiceIndex

26 / 09 / 2018

#USA: Late spring rains delay harvesting in Butte County, California; planted area down by 25,000 acres (8,094ha) https://t.co/QElVpQZhJz

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...

KCCO tender results

24 / 09 / 2018

KCCO tender results

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office has awarded 970 MTS out of a total of 2,320 MTS in its 20 September domestic tender. Beaumont Rice Mills was awarded 40 MTS of U.S. #2, 7% broken long grain...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 09 / 2018

#USA: Californian 2018 harvested area expected to total 500,000 acres (202,343ha), up by 12.4% year-on-year https://t.co/d1S6cmGt6D

@LiveRiceIndex

18 / 09 / 2018

#USA: Government to impose import tariffs on #Chinese #rice (Sp.) https://t.co/LVkl5XxsIH

KCCO amends date for 18 September domestic tender

17 / 09 / 2018

KCCO amends date for 18 September domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity office has amended the date of its 18 September domestic tender, which will now be held on 20 September. Please click here for more details. 

@LiveRiceIndex

14 / 09 / 2018

#USA: Arkansas #rice industry donates 134,695 pounds (61 MTS) of rice to the Arkansas Food Bank https://t.co/Uxd3zlDRIr

@LiveRiceIndex

14 / 09 / 2018

#USA: #Paddy harvest in Arkansas delayed by rains from Tropical Storm Gordon https://t.co/HlUyqMutRO

@LiveRiceIndex

13 / 09 / 2018

#USA: Harvesting of the 2018 #paddy crop in Arkansas accelerates ahead of Tropical Storm Gordon https://t.co/V6oosoV133

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%...

KCCO amends 18 September domestic tender

12 / 09 / 2018

KCCO amends 18 September domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office (KCCO) has made amendments to its 18 September domestic tender. Instead of the initial volume of 1,350 MTS, the KCCO will now tender for a total volume of...

@LiveRiceIndex

12 / 09 / 2018

#USA: Rough #rice futures expected to increase to levels last seen in June https://t.co/bdH0eYhUWV

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...

KCCO tender results

10 / 09 / 2018

KCCO tender results

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office awarded the full 6,290 MTS of U.S. #2, 7% broken long grain rice in its 6 September domestic tender. ADM was awarded the entire volume at a price of US $501...

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...

KCCO announces domestic tender

07 / 09 / 2018

KCCO announces domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office will hold a domestic tender for a total of 1,620 MTS on 18 September. A total of 1,350 MTS will comprise U.S. #5, 20% broken long grain rice, 230 MTS will...

@LiveRiceIndex

07 / 09 / 2018

#USA: #Rice producers in Louisiana support the inclusion of a provision in the Farm Bill to improve trade with #Cuba https://t.co/gden6nsgqe

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...

Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall west of the U.S. Alabama-Mississippi border

05 / 09 / 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall west of the U.S. Alabama-Mississippi border

Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall west of the U.S. Alabama-Mississippi border late on Tuesday (4 September) with winds of up to 70mph, according to reports. While the storm was initially...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

31 / 08 / 2018

#USA: Near-record field yields recorded during ongoing #rice harvest in Texas https://t.co/xxFClZhbPH

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...

29 August 2018

29 / 08 / 2018

29 August 2018

Most Thai WR grades are assessed up as exporters are no longer willing to accept lower bids following the recent...

KCCO announces domestic tender

29 / 08 / 2018

KCCO announces domestic tender

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office has announced a domestic tender for a total of 6,290 MTS of U.S. #2, 7% broken long grain rice, which will be held on 6 September. The rice will be distributed...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

23 / 08 / 2018

#USA: 2018 #paddy field yields in Mississippi are forecast to be close to last year's level https://t.co/tSGDr8EjsK

23 August 2018

23 / 08 / 2018

23 August 2018

Argentine 5% WR is assessed down to US $470 PMT FOB FCL (-$10 PMT), with exporters lowering their offers to attract...

KCCO tender results

23 / 08 / 2018

KCCO tender results

The U.S. Kansas City Commodity Office has awarded the full 1,600 MTS of U.S. #5, 20% broken fortified long grain rice in its 21 August domestic tender. Farmers’ Rice Milling Company was...

@LiveRiceIndex

22 / 08 / 2018

#USA: USDA to release details of a US $12 billion assistance plan for farmers on Friday (24 August) https://t.co/iBEOI0e1wR

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

22 / 08 / 2018

#USA: #Paddy harvesting in Louisiana close to 65% complete https://t.co/7q0dv2WkY0

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 08 / 2018

#USA: #Paddy field yields predicted to be strong despite heavy rains in northeast Arkansas https://t.co/QKyj1dGzft

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 08 / 2018

#USA #rice deal with #Iraq expected to boost profits for Louisiana farmers https://t.co/Z0F1GHDJ3b

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...

Iran's NITC ships oil to China

20 / 08 / 2018

Iran's NITC ships oil to China

According to reports, Chinese buyers of Iranian crude oil are increasingly shipping their purchases through the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) in reaction to the first round of U.S....

20 August 2018

20 / 08 / 2018

20 August 2018

Vietnamese exporters have raised their offers of higher WR grades as heavy rain continues to hamper new crop arrivals...

17 August 2018

17 / 08 / 2018

17 August 2018

The Thai WR market continues to have a soft undertone as exporters finished covering short positions and as fresh...

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

#USA: Researchers in Missouri explore innovations in #rice production https://t.co/p6I76P3Tvy

14 August 2018

14 / 08 / 2018

14 August 2018

The Thai WR market is being supported by millers holding on to stocks as weather related delays to the offseason...

@LiveRiceIndex

10 / 08 / 2018

#LRI Report Published! #USA 2018 #paddy output forecast to increase to 9.56 million MTS; #Pakistani 2017/18 milled… https://t.co/KIBAjcqMqf

@LiveRiceIndex

03 / 08 / 2018

#USA: New #rice research facility opens to explore best temperatures for rice cultivation https://t.co/dsWKFfEOqE

@LiveRiceIndex

13 / 07 / 2018

#LRI Weekly Published! #SouthKorean tender results; #USA #paddy production forecast raised to 9.66 million MTS in W… https://t.co/MatNMSqk56

@LiveRiceIndex

12 / 07 / 2018

#USA: Government intends to introduce 10% import tax on #Chinese #rice https://t.co/AIHXYGGCnD

@LiveRiceIndex

10 / 07 / 2018

#USA: #Rice production increasing in Illinois, but still remains a 'niche crop' https://t.co/pSpv2E995L

@LiveRiceIndex

25 / 06 / 2018

#EU imposes 25% import tariff on #rice from the #USA on 22 June (Sp.) https://t.co/MHWwNThTbY

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 06 / 2018

#USA: Scientists advise #rice farmers in Louisiana to look out for weeds following a few reports of blast and sheat… https://t.co/ibbdw4Xczw

@LiveRiceIndex

14 / 06 / 2018

#USA: #Paddy crop in Arkansas rated good, although herbicide application affected by rain in April https://t.co/hHhkXfppDT

@LiveRiceIndex

14 / 06 / 2018

#USA: CBOT's #paddy futures July contract declined last week due to slow demand https://t.co/FOAUMPRBVg

@LiveRiceIndex

11 / 06 / 2018

#DominicanRepublic: #Rice expected to be subject of renegotiation in DR-CAFTA renegotiations with #USA (Sp.) https://t.co/1ZFXBYSMQn

@LiveRiceIndex

08 / 06 / 2018

#USA: Californian planted area for 2018 crop expected to exceed 500,000 acres (202,343ha) https://t.co/XCCdER5mW5

@LiveRiceIndex

07 / 06 / 2018

#USA: E.U. College of Commissioners approves import tariffs of #rice and other commodities https://t.co/lVfQi3uDGS

@LiveRiceIndex

06 / 06 / 2018

#USA: #Rice exporters in California concerned about the potential impact of a trade dispute with the E.U. https://t.co/634DXR0Q7X

@LiveRiceIndex

01 / 06 / 2018

#India: Basmati #rice exporters hope to continue trade with #Iran, despite #USA sanctions https://t.co/EdaLF6VjX0

@LiveRiceIndex

31 / 05 / 2018

#Cambodia: #Rice mill receives loan guaranteed by the Export-Import Bank of the #USA https://t.co/kLK38EoQVF

@LiveRiceIndex

31 / 05 / 2018

#USA: #Rice farmers in Southwest Louisiana expect the largest crop in four years https://t.co/g4FC7XMSWp

@LiveRiceIndex

25 / 05 / 2018

#Indonesian professors in the #USA develop #rice with high protein levels https://t.co/QrJY5WMoqh

@LiveRiceIndex

25 / 05 / 2018

#USA: #Rice production in Maine increasing 'exponentially' as local demand outpaces supply https://t.co/BXwhgrs18F

@LiveRiceIndex

18 / 05 / 2018

#USA #Rice to attend government-led south China trade mission next week https://t.co/mQzmyy5I9A

@LiveRiceIndex

18 / 05 / 2018

#USA: #Rice farmers in Louisiana report the best growing season in 'many years' https://t.co/STGqWZwGUM

@LiveRiceIndex

16 / 05 / 2018

#USA: #Rice farmers in northern Louisiana finishing planting as crop development remains slow in southern Louisiana https://t.co/QgnaDr3nds

@LiveRiceIndex

10 / 05 / 2018

#USA alleges that #India is supporting its #rice market vastly in excess of what it has reported https://t.co/tBYoVrqeLs

@LiveRiceIndex

04 / 05 / 2018

#USA: Californian #rice farmers seek to improve native wildlife through rice farming practices https://t.co/lodYCV1fDC