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13 December 2018

13 / 12 / 2018

13 December 2018

Thai 100% Grade B, 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed up by US $3 PMT following a strengthening of the Baht against...

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13 / 12 / 2018

#Vietnam: Prime Minister allocates 2.4 million MTS of #rice from the national reserve to people affected by floods… https://t.co/xoQLLOj8O3

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13 / 12 / 2018

#Vietnam: Standing Committee of the National Assembly considers supplementing #rice purchasing budget with up to VN… https://t.co/hjfturTWPx

12 December 2018

12 / 12 / 2018

12 December 2018

Pakistani WR prices are assessed down as exporters continue to lower their offers to attract fresh demand, with 5% and...

11 December 2018

11 / 12 / 2018

11 December 2018

A decline in local prices and slow demand is placing pressure on Vietnamese whole grain WR prices, with 5% and 25% WR...

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10 / 12 / 2018

The #Philippines is expected to import more than 500,000 MTS of #rice from #Vietnam, #Thailand, #Myanmar and… https://t.co/93ah0oMnmz

10 December 2018

10 / 12 / 2018

10 December 2018

Vietnamese exporters lowered their WR offers due to slow demand from buyers in China following the implementation of...

@LiveRiceIndex

10 / 12 / 2018

The #Philippines is expected to import more than 500,000 MTS of #rice from #Vietnam, #Thailand, #Myanmar and… https://t.co/NkDR4auHkT

Vietnam

07 / 12 / 2018

Vietnam

The Philippines’ National Food Authority (NFA) is expected to award Vinafood 2 118,000 MTS of 25% broken white rice...

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06 / 12 / 2018

#Vietnam: #Rice exports from Kien Giang Province during January – November 2018 valued at US $218 million https://t.co/8GHFgIdZlP

6 December 2018

06 / 12 / 2018

6 December 2018

Pakistani 25% WR and PB 5% STX are assessed down to US $320 PMT FOB (-$5 PMT) and US $392 PMT FOB respectively due to...

5 December 2018

05 / 12 / 2018

5 December 2018

Despite expectations that the official results of the Philippines’ National Food Authority’s 20 November G2P tender...

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04 / 12 / 2018

#Vietnam: People’s Committee of Nghe An Province to distribute 3,172 MTS of #rice to ethnic minorities in mountaino… https://t.co/RhMTgRCtl2

4 December 2018

04 / 12 / 2018

4 December 2018

Pakistani 5% WR is assessed down to US $358 PMT FOB (-$3 PMT) based on reported trades to East Africa and PB 5% STX is...

3 December 2018

03 / 12 / 2018

3 December 2018

Thai WR, PB and Hom Mali prices are being supported by a strengthening of the Baht against the U.S. Dollar. As a result...

Vietnam planting and harvesting update

03 / 12 / 2018

Vietnam planting and harvesting update

According to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam, harvested area of 10th Month crop reached 1.47 million hectares as of 15 November, down by 1.9% year-on-year. Of this area, the North accounted...

30 November 2018

30 / 11 / 2018

30 November 2018

Despite the announcement of a 5% subsidy on non-Basmati exports earlier this week, the Indian market is being supported...

Vietnam

30 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam

The Philippines’ National Food Authority (NFA) awarded Vietnam 123,000 MTS of 25% broken white rice in its 28...

29 November 2018

29 / 11 / 2018

29 November 2018

U.S. Southern Pet Food Quality broken rice is assessed down to US $328 PMT (US $14.90 per cwt) ex-works (-$3 PMT) as...

Vietnam exports update

29 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam exports update

According to reports, Vietnamese milled rice exports totalled 5.7 million MTS between January - November 2018, up by 4.8% year-on-year; the exports are valued at US $2.86 billion (+16.8%). Exports in...

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28 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: IUCN advises that farmers in the Mekong Delta should not cultivate a third #paddy crop https://t.co/cBAEQDfG8J

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28 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: IUCN advises farmers in the Mekong Delta not to cultivate a third #paddy crop https://t.co/cBAEQDfG8J

28 November 2018

28 / 11 / 2018

28 November 2018

Despite improved supply, we have raised all of our Pakistani assessments as lower offers are no longer available....

Philippines’ NFA's 28 November G2G tender results

28 / 11 / 2018

Philippines’ NFA's 28 November G2G tender results

The LRI understands that the Philippines’ National Food Authority (NFA) has awarded the full 203,000 MTS of 25% broken white rice in its 28 November government-to-government tender. Thailand was...

27 November 2018

27 / 11 / 2018

27 November 2018

Despite the recent strengthening of the Rupee against the U.S. Dollar, there is a soft undertone to the Indian market...

@LiveRiceIndex

27 / 11 / 2018

#IRRI increased #rice productivity in #Vietnam by reducing environmental impact of #paddy crop cultivation (Sp.) https://t.co/D9WkxGXEa9

26 November 2018

26 / 11 / 2018

26 November 2018

Thai 25% and 100% broken WR are assessed up to US $366 PMT FOB and US $349 PMT FOB (+$12 PMT) respectively as exporters...

23 November 2018

23 / 11 / 2018

23 November 2018

Vietnamese Fragrant 5% is assessed down to US $520 PMT FOB (-$3 PMT) as exporters lower their offers to conclude trade;...

Vietnam

23 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam

Tan Long was the only Vietnamese company to submit the lowest offer in one of the lots in the Philippines’ National...

@LiveRiceIndex

22 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Milled #rice exports to #Indonesia during January – October 2018 totalled 770,968 MTS, worth US $362 mill… https://t.co/TjOUTipArf

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

22 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

A Vinafood 1 vessel arrived in Ho Chi Minh City Port on 8 November to be loaded with 17,000 MTS of 5% broken white rice for Syria; two further Vinafood 1 vessels arrived on 11 November to be loaded...

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22 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Dong Thap #rice farmers switch to cultivating profitable higher yielding produce such as fruits https://t.co/RddaCFgTZy

21 November 2018

21 / 11 / 2018

21 November 2018

The Indian market is being supported by the strengthening of the Rupee against the U.S. Dollar; 5% and 25% WR are both...

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21 / 11 / 2018

President Kovind calls for a greater trade and investment relationship between #India and #Vietnam https://t.co/tFWoZpGLvF

20 November 2018

20 / 11 / 2018

20 November 2018

Pakistani 5%, 10% and 15% WR are all assessed down by US $5 PMT to US $363 PMT FOB, US $358 PMT FOB and US $353 PMT FOB...

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20 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: An Giang Province officials aim to encourage investment in plants that use waste, such as #rice husks, to… https://t.co/7zKAYbQeHD

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20 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: 2018 milled #rice exports forecast at 6 million MTS, worth US $3 billion https://t.co/wslm2KyFBR

19 November 2018

19 / 11 / 2018

19 November 2018

There is a firm undertone to the Pakistani market due to improved demand; 5% and 100% broken WR and PB 5% STX are...

@LiveRiceIndex

19 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: General Department of State Reserve develops method of storing #paddy for up to 12 months longer (Vn.) https://t.co/oB80IXIC90

Vietnam

16 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam

The Philippines’ National Food Authority (NFA) made no awards in its 13 November government-to-government (G2G)...

@LiveRiceIndex

15 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Experts believe Mekong Delta #rice production requires more modern technologies and better cooperation be… https://t.co/6c8vsOJphw

@LiveRiceIndex

15 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Hapro signs #rice export contacts with #Malaysia and #USA worth up to $2.5 million (Fr.) https://t.co/67IxpPBUZZ

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15 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Average export price of Japonica #rice reported at US $526 PMT during January – October 2018 (Vn.) https://t.co/aSCvOz1Tv9

14 November 2018

14 / 11 / 2018

14 November 2018

All Vietnamese WR grades are assessed down due to persistent slow demand as offers are uncompetitive with other Asian...

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14 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam to export organic #rice to #NewZealand (Vn.) https://t.co/0nGX5T6l8A

13 November 2018

13 / 11 / 2018

13 November 2018

Indian 25% WR is assessed up to US $355 PMT FOB (+$5 PMT) as lower offers are no longer available. Lower offers were...

Egypt’s GASC tender update

12 / 11 / 2018

Egypt’s GASC tender update

According to market participants, Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) received offers for a total of 515,000 MTS of Grade #2 10% broken short/medium grain white rice in its 12...

12 November 2018

12 / 11 / 2018

12 November 2018

Paddy prices in Pakistan have increased as local sellers are holding on to stocks in anticipation of sales to the...

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

12 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

Seven vessels are expected to arrive in Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City Port this month. Three Vinafood 1 vessels arrived last week to be loaded with rice destined for Syria (17,000 MTS of 5% broken white...

Vietnam

09 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam

The Philippines’ National Food Authority (NFA) did not purchase any rice in its 6 November government-to-government...

8 November 2018

08 / 11 / 2018

8 November 2018

All Pakistani whole grain WR prices are assessed down by US $1 PMT as demand from West Africa remains slow, with 5% and...

@LiveRiceIndex

08 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Northern region Winter/Spring #paddy crop planted area forecast at 1.1 million hectares; production forec… https://t.co/CJ2cLr6Pfr

@LiveRiceIndex

07 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: #Rice production in Mekong Delta is 'inefficient' due to lack of modern technology and inefficient use of… https://t.co/AWhXerhzqC

@LiveRiceIndex

07 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam Food Association confident about milled #rice exports reaching 6 million MTS by the end of the year (Vn.) https://t.co/u4VhCmAC9W

6 November 2018

06 / 11 / 2018

6 November 2018

Anticipation of sales to the Philippines in the National Food Authority’s (NFA) 20 November G2P tender supported...

@LiveRiceIndex

05 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Milled #rice exports during January – October 2018 estimated at 5.2 million MTS, up by 1.7% year-on-year https://t.co/k2XzPwlOSs

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

05 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City Port loading update

Five vessels are expected to arrive in Ho Chi Minh City Port this month. A Vinafood 1 vessel is due to arrive on 8 November to be loaded with 17,000 MTS of 5% broken white rice for Syria. A VIP...

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 11 / 2018

#Vietnam: Decree No.107 has cut costs of trading and exporting #rice https://t.co/yX5oTwDq2Y

Vietnam

02 / 11 / 2018

Vietnam

Vietnamese white rice prices were supported by sales totalling 29,000 MTS of 25% broken white rice to the...

31 October 2018

31 / 10 / 2018

31 October 2018

The Pakistani market remains under pressure due to decreasing local prices and slow demand. All Pakistani WR grades are...

30 October 2018

30 / 10 / 2018

30 October 2018

Pakistani exporters have lowered their offers due to decreasing local prices, slow demand and as the new crop continues...

Vietnam exports update

30 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam exports update

According to reports, Vietnamese milled rice exports totalled 5.24 million MTS between January - October 2018, up by 3.4% year-on-year; the rice is valued at US $2.64 billion (+16.1%). Exports in...

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29 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Floods damaged a total of 2,000ha of #paddy fields in the Mekong Delta in 2018 https://t.co/hYMtCWYWQU

29 October 2018

29 / 10 / 2018

29 October 2018

There continues to be a soft undertone to the Pakistani WR market following further local price decreases amid currency...

@LiveRiceIndex

26 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Mekong Delta accounts for 50% of national #rice production (Vn.) https://t.co/8BhY1kEPav

Vietnam

26 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam

The Philippines’ National Food Authority (NFA) purchased a total of 29,000 MTS of Vietnamese 25% broken white rice in...

Vietnam exports update

25 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam exports update

According to local reports, Vietnam exported 4.89 million MTS of milled rice from January – September 2018, up by 5.9% year-on-year; the rice is valued at US $2.46 billion (+20.5%). Exports in...

25 October 2018

25 / 10 / 2018

25 October 2018

The Vietnamese WR market is being supported by recent sales to the Philippines’ National Food Authority; 5% and 100%...

24 October 2018

24 / 10 / 2018

24 October 2018

There is a soft undertone to the Thai long grain market as demand remains subdued, with some buyers showing preference...

@LiveRiceIndex

24 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Department of Trade and Industry seeks to grow #rice export market (Vn.) https://t.co/0E7mlIVdRM

Philippines' NFA 18 October tender results

24 / 10 / 2018

Philippines' NFA 18 October tender results

The LRI understands that the Philippines' National Food Authority (NFA) has officially purchased 47,000 MTS out of a possible 250,000 MTS of 25% broken white rice in its 18 October...

Vietnam production update

23 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam production update

Paddy production in southern Vietnam is expected to exceed 26 million MTS in 2018, up by 1.1 million MTS year-on-year, according to local reports. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development...

Vietnam

19 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam

Three Vietnamese companies offered a total of 58,000 MTS of 25% broken white rice in the Philippines’ National Food...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

16 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Government issues Decree 107, removing requirement for #rice exporters to have a minimum storage capacity… https://t.co/UILH0jggVY

@LiveRiceIndex

15 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam seeks to increase #rice exports to #Africa (Fr.) https://t.co/2OGJXN4ce5

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...

Vietnam

12 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam

A total of 12 bidders participated in the pre-bid conference for the Philippines’ National Food Authority’s (NFA)...

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...

Vietnam update

09 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam update

The USDA has revised its forecast for Vietnam’s 2018 paddy production down to 45.6 million MTS due to a contraction in Summer/Autumn harvested area in the Mekong Delta. However, this still...

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...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

03 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: #Paddy harvesting begins in Hoang Su Phi (Fr.) https://t.co/kheqmfNpkm

@LiveRiceIndex

03 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Fragrant #rice exports increase to comprise 37.4% of total rice exports as farmers look to increase produ… https://t.co/1NC8UCQOEC

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

03 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: #Rice exports from Kien Giang Province earned US $158 million in first nine months of 2018, up by 23.3% y… https://t.co/T7fIkfZNhI

@LiveRiceIndex

02 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Harvest began on 29 September on terraced #paddy fields in Ha Giang Province https://t.co/oVIMee1yWO

Vietnam exports update

02 / 10 / 2018

Vietnam exports update

According to local reports, Vietnamese milled rice exports from 1 January – 11 September 2018 totalled 4.89 million MTS. This is an increase of 4.4% year-on-year and is 20.8% and 44% higher...

@LiveRiceIndex

01 / 10 / 2018

#Vietnam: Milled #rice exports between 1 January - 11 September reached a three-year high of 4.89 million MTS (Vn.) https://t.co/fwl7ZsvK0h

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

#Vietnam: Milled #rice exports to #Indonesia from January – August 2018 totalled 770,800 MTS, fifty times higher ye… https://t.co/1LLmavQTnW

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27 / 09 / 2018

#Vietnam: Top #rice producing region Kien Giang suffering from saline intrusion, damaging 30,455ha of #paddy fields… https://t.co/UZJMVLbK3x

Vietnam exports update

27 / 09 / 2018

Vietnam exports update

According to local reports citing the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnamese rice exports between January - September totalled 4.9 million MTS (milled equivalent), up by 22%...

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

25 / 09 / 2018

#Paddy fields in countries along the Mekong Delta, including #Vietnam and #Cambodia, flooded with rainwater and bur… https://t.co/sX0HfRqioh

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...

@LiveRiceIndex

17 / 09 / 2018

#Philippines: AgriNurture signs Memorandum of Understanding to import #rice from #Vietnam's Vinafood https://t.co/UprbPtp6VA

@LiveRiceIndex

13 / 09 / 2018

#Vietnam: Local #rice prices have increased by VND 150 - 200 per kg (US $6.45 - $8.60 PMT) in An Giang so far this… https://t.co/95xihXioO5

@LiveRiceIndex

12 / 09 / 2018

#Philippines: 15% and 25% broken white #rice imported from #Vietnam will be sold at PHP 38 per kg (US $702 PMT) in… https://t.co/KO09DADJkB

@LiveRiceIndex

29 / 08 / 2018

#Egypt and #Vietnam agree to strengthen ties on issues including #rice trade and agriculture https://t.co/9aVwzUjEuW

@LiveRiceIndex

28 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Department of Agro-product Processing and Market Development urges #rice exporters to focus on quality as… https://t.co/wvDuwbDXRw

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Government issues new regulations on #rice exports (Vn.) https://t.co/gl5n1rZ06x

@LiveRiceIndex

21 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Milled #rice exports to #Algeria during the first seven months of 2018 totalled 10,575 MTS, down by 60% y… https://t.co/zlHAjZS7cl

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17 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Organic #rice production project in Tam Binh declared a success (Vn.) https://t.co/Wd6oXVEHOi

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10 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Lai Chau Province receives 618 MTS of #rice from the government to support people affected by severe floo… https://t.co/tHs3QznLav

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09 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Local government in Can Tho will support businesses to increase the number of firms eligible to export… https://t.co/0o0CxwHcuQ

@LiveRiceIndex

09 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Local government in Can Tho will support businesses to increase the number of firms eligible to export… https://t.co/0o0CxwHcuQ

@LiveRiceIndex

09 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: Government plans to release flood water into more than 81,000ha of #paddy fields between August – October… https://t.co/jby5PF7mzl

@LiveRiceIndex

03 / 08 / 2018

#Vietnam: #Rice exports will not be hindered by flooding in the Mekong delta (Vn.) https://t.co/ivFqX5pv7h

Thailand

22 / 06 / 2018

Thailand

The Thai Baht depreciated by 1.67% against the U.S. Dollar between 15 – 22 June, placing pressure on export...