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21 October 2019

21 / 10 / 2019

21 October 2019

Thai 25% WR is assessed up to US $385 PMT FOB (+$3 PMT) based on fresh market information. Thai PB 100% STX is assessed...

Vietnam update

21 / 10 / 2019

Vietnam update

The FAO has estimated Vietnam’s 2019 Winter/Spring crop paddy production at 20.5 million MTS, close to record levels. Winter/Spring production accounts for around 45% of total output and harvesting...

Vietnam exports update

18 / 10 / 2019

Vietnam exports update

According to market participants, Vietnam exported 5.09 million MTS of milled rice from January – September, up by 1.39% year-on-year. The Philippines was the largest export destination during this...

18 October 2019

18 / 10 / 2019

18 October 2019

There is a soft undertone to the Thai WR market due to persistently slow demand and declining domestic prices. Thai 5%...

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

18 / 10 / 2019

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

At least 13 vessels will arrive in Ho Chi Minh City Port between 2 October – 1 November to be loaded with 201,950 MTS of rice. Please see the table below for more details.

Vietnam

18 / 10 / 2019

Vietnam

The Vietnamese market had a firm undertone due to tightening supply and rising local prices. Supply has tightened since...

@LiveRiceIndex

17 / 10 / 2019

#Philippines: Farmers protest as #rice prices decline due to imports from #Vietnam and #Thailand https://t.co/wI2cbsIVzh

@LiveRiceIndex

15 / 10 / 2019

#Vietnam needs a long term strategy to improve #rice quality to boost value of exports https://t.co/L1Pr845Snf

Vietnam

11 / 10 / 2019

Vietnam

The Vietnamese white and fragrant rice markets had firm undertones due to tightening supplies and demand from West...

South Korea: KAFFTC tender results

11 / 10 / 2019

South Korea: KAFFTC tender results

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation (KAFFTC) has awarded the remaining 77,000 MTS of brown rice in its 2 October Minimum Market Access tender (in green). Please see the table...

@LiveRiceIndex

09 / 10 / 2019

#Singapore could increasingly turn to #Vietnam and #Cambodia to supply its #rice imports due to the drought in… https://t.co/p5DLhZT2JD

@LiveRiceIndex

04 / 10 / 2019

#Vietnam: #Rice exports between January – September valued at US $2.24 billion https://t.co/UmwPbYJpuf

Malaysia’s Bernas purchases Vietnamese white rice

04 / 10 / 2019

Malaysia’s Bernas purchases Vietnamese white rice

The LRI understands that Malaysia’s Bernas has purchased 20,000 MTS of Vietnamese 5% broken white rice (5% chalky kernels) from Vinafood 1 in a tender held this week. While several traders reported...

@LiveRiceIndex

01 / 10 / 2019

#Vietnam: Local #rice prices expected to decrease ‘slightly’ due to slow export demand (Vn.) https://t.co/wvdbmJChAS

Vietnam

27 / 09 / 2019

Vietnam

The Vietnamese Fragrant rice market was supported by unconfirmed reports that the Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT)...

South Korea: KAFFTC tender results

19 / 09 / 2019

South Korea: KAFFTC tender results

South Korea's Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation awarded the full 130,000 MTS in its 9 September Minimum Market Access tender. Please see the table below for more details.

Vietnam

13 / 09 / 2019

Vietnam

The Vietnamese fragrant rice market continued to have a soft undertone due to slowing demand from the Philippines amid...

Vietnam

06 / 09 / 2019

Vietnam

Subdued trade weighed on Vietnamese white rice prices, with exporters lowering their offers to encourage fresh buying...

E.U. to allow duty-free imports from Vietnam

26 / 06 / 2019

E.U. to allow duty-free imports from Vietnam

The E.U. Commission is expected to sign a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Vietnam to facilitate the duty-free import of a total of 80,000 MTS of rice annually through Tariff Rate Quotas, according to...

Egypt’s GASC tender awards

30 / 05 / 2019

Egypt’s GASC tender awards

The LRI understands that Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) has purchased 40,000 MTS of Chinese Grade #2 10%/12% broken short/medium grain white rice from Wakalex in its 21 May...