June 1 2020

01 / 06 / 2020

June 1 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed down to $480/mt FOB based on a normalised reported trade to East Africa. All other WR grades...

China’s NGTC sells 26.2% of 9.12 million mt of old crop paddy offered in May auctions

01 / 06 / 2020

China’s NGTC sells 26.2% of 9.12 million mt of old crop paddy offered in May auctions

China’s National Grain Trade Center (NGTC) sold 2.39 million mt out of a possible 9.12 million mt of old crop paddy in eight domestic auctions held throughout May. Of this volume, Mid-to-late...

Vietnam’s southern provinces to produce over 9.1 million mt of Summer/Autumn crop paddy, up by 0.49% year-on-year: Department of Crop Production

01 / 06 / 2020

Vietnam’s southern provinces to produce over 9.1 million mt of Summer/Autumn crop paddy, up by 0.49% year-on-year: Department of Crop Production

Vietnam’s southern provinces are forecast to produce over 9.1 million mt of Summer/Autumn crop paddy, up by 0.49% year-on-year, according to local reports citing the Department of Crop Production....

Cambodia exported 356,097 mt of milled rice from January – May, up by 42.3% year-on-year: Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

01 / 06 / 2020

Cambodia exported 356,097 mt of milled rice from January – May, up by 42.3% year-on-year: Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Cambodia exported 356,097 mt of milled rice from January – May, up by 42.3% year-on-year, according to local reports citing the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Exports were sent to...

Thai rice exports from May 11 - 17 up by 17.4% on week at 91,858 mt: USDA

01 / 06 / 2020

Thai rice exports from May 11 - 17 up by 17.4% on week at 91,858 mt: USDA

According to the USDA, unofficial and preliminary Thai rice exports (excluding Hom Mali fragrant rice) from May 11 - 17 totalled 91,858 mt, up by 13,594 mt from the previous week. Rice exports from...

U.S.A.

29 / 05 / 2020

U.S.A.

The Southern long grain market retained its firm undertone due to tightening supplies and regular demand. As...

Other Countries

29 / 05 / 2020

Other Countries

The Philippine International Trading Corporation (PITC) will hold a government-to-government tender on June 8 to import...

India

29 / 05 / 2020

India

The Indian non-Basmati market retained a soft undertone as Rabi crop harvesting progressed, despite the significant...

Cambodia

29 / 05 / 2020

Cambodia

The Cambodian market continued to be characterised by subdued fresh demand and tight supplies. According to one...

Italy

29 / 05 / 2020

Italy

The Italian rice supply chain started to return to normal, with some millers able to accommodate new orders as early as...

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28 / 05 / 2020

#Uganda: Favourable brown #rice imports regime to end in June https://t.co/JjQtcYBCOr

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28 / 05 / 2020

#India: Shortage of gunny bags slows #paddy procurement https://t.co/ATE2bZFO6E

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28 / 05 / 2020

#SriLanka: Government denies giving in to #rice mills’ demands by raising reference price https://t.co/fDfiH91lBc

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28 / 05 / 2020

#Iran: Government to no longer allocate subsidised forex rates for #rice imports https://t.co/o8a8JKnuy6

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28 / 05 / 2020

#Cambodia: Reservoir being constructed in Preah Vihear to aid #rice farmers during dry season https://t.co/OXbtrnfWtB

Malaysia’s Bernas purchases Indian white rice in tender

18 / 05 / 2020

Malaysia’s Bernas purchases Indian white rice in tender

Malaysia’s state procurement agency, Bernas, purchased approximately 100,000 mt of Indian 5% broken white rice in a tender held last week, according to market sources. Multiple Indian exporters...

Cambodian government to gradually resume non-fragrant long grain exports from May 20

13 / 05 / 2020

Cambodian government to gradually resume non-fragrant long grain exports from May 20

According to a translated letter by the Ministry of Economic and Finance, the government has approved the Cambodia Rice Federation’s request to resume non-fragrant long grain milled rice and paddy...

Japan's MAFF announces CPTPP SBS tender

13 / 05 / 2020

Japan's MAFF announces CPTPP SBS tender

Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) will hold a Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS) tender for a total of 1,000 mt on May 26. The tender is being held due to Japan’s...

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

12 / 05 / 2020

USDA releases its latest WASDE and Crop Production reports

The USDA has forecast 2020/21 global production at a record 502 million mt in its latest WASDE report, up by almost 2% year-on-year. Thailand and China are expected to account for the largest...

AMIS releases Market Monitor update

07 / 05 / 2020

AMIS releases Market Monitor update

The Agricultural Market Information System (AMIS) has released its latest forecast for world supply and demand. AMIS has forecast 2019/20 global milled rice production at 511.2 million mt, down by...