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23 / 04 / 2019

#Nepal: Ministry of Agriculture sets #paddy production growth target of 19% for the next five years https://t.co/0e9Wxyt2oX

OPEC update

23 / 04 / 2019

OPEC update

The price of Brent crude oil reached a five-month high of US $74.67 per barrel (bpd) today (23 April), according to reports. Oil prices were supported by ongoing Organization of Petroleum Exporting...

@LiveRiceIndex

23 / 04 / 2019

#Argentina: 24,000 MTS of #rice being loaded in Entre Ríos (Sp.) https://t.co/vyMaTSA8ND

@LiveRiceIndex

23 / 04 / 2019

#Philippines: Department of Finance claims that the NFA needs to strengthen its logistics to ensure adequate #rice… https://t.co/SnVmwcJqDg

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23 / 04 / 2019

#Peru: #Rice farmers attribute decreasing local prices on high imports (Sp.) https://t.co/wUHge0elLv

Ivory Coast update

23 / 04 / 2019

Ivory Coast update

The USDA has forecast the Ivory Coast’s milled rice production in the 2019/20 marketing year (October – September) at 1.4 million MTS, up by 7.36% year-on-year. Both the harvested area and...

Taiwan's CoA tender results

23 / 04 / 2019

Taiwan's CoA tender results

Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture (CoA) purchased a total of 18,500 MTS of U.S. brown rice from two companies at a price of TWD 3.339 per kg (US $108 PMT) in its 13 March Simultaneous-Buy-Sell (SBS)...

23 April 2019

23 / 04 / 2019

23 April 2019

There is a soft undertone to the Thai market due to persistent slow demand and a 0.38% depreciation of the Baht against...

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23 / 04 / 2019

#Nigeria: New #rice mill introduced has an annual production capacity of 140,000 MTS https://t.co/OHjZBOAXvy

E.U. update

23 / 04 / 2019

E.U. update

The USDA has forecast the European Union’s (E.U.) milled rice production in the 2019/20 marketing year (September – August) at 2.01 million MTS, up by 3.71% year-on-year. Paddy production from...

India

18 / 04 / 2019

India

The Indian non-Basmati market was quiet, with many mills closed for various regional holidays and some exporters out of...

South America

18 / 04 / 2019

South America

The Iraqi Ministry of Trade (MoT) officially confirmed an award of 30,000 MTS of Brazilian rice in its 31 March global...

Italy

18 / 04 / 2019

Italy

Exporters raised their offers of many Italian rice varieties following the Turkish Grain Board’s (TMO) tender...

Other Countries

18 / 04 / 2019

Other Countries

Iraq’s Ministry of Trade officially confirmed an award of 30,000 MTS of Brazilian rice in its 31 March global origin...

Other Countries

18 / 04 / 2019

Other Countries

The USDA has forecast Tanzania’s milled rice production in the 2019/20 marketing year (May – April) at 2.05 million...

Iraq’s MoT tender purchases not yet official

05 / 04 / 2019

Iraq’s MoT tender purchases not yet official

The LRI understands that reports stating that Iraq’s Ministry of Trade has purchased 60,000 MTS of Brazilian rice from Tiryaki in its 31 March tender are premature. Participants involved in the...

AMIS releases Market Monitor update

04 / 04 / 2019

AMIS releases Market Monitor update

The Agricultural Market Information System (AMIS) has released its latest forecast for world supply and demand. AMIS has forecast 2018/19 global milled rice production at 516.4 million MTS, a 1.35%...

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 1.1 points in March

04 / 04 / 2019

FAO All Rice Price Index up by 1.1 points in March

The FAO’s All Rice Price Index increased by 1.1 points (+0.5%) last month to 221.7 points, according to its March 2019 report. The prices of lower quality Indica rice and Japonica rice increased by...

Egypt’s GASC tender update

01 / 04 / 2019

Egypt’s GASC tender update

The LRI understands that five offers were submitted in Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities’ 30 March tender for a minimum of 20,000 MTS (+/-10%) of Grade #2 10%/12% broken...

Iraq’s MoT receives offers in tender

01 / 04 / 2019

Iraq’s MoT receives offers in tender

The LRI understands that the Iraqi Ministry of Trade has received the following offers in its 31 March global origin white rice tender. These offers will remain valid until 7 April.