July 9, 2020

09 / 07 / 2020

July 9, 2020

Thai millers lowered their long grain offers further to encourage fresh buying interest due to a recent slowdown in...

July 6, 2020

06 / 07 / 2020

July 6, 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed unchanged at $475/mt, with Thai participants away for a public holiday. Vietnamese 15% and 25%...

July 3, 2020

03 / 07 / 2020

July 3, 2020

Thai 5% WR was assessed up to $475/mt FOB based on bids and offers and whole grain WR grades were assessed as a result....

Indian Kharif crop rice planting supported by government incentives and favourable weather

03 / 07 / 2020

Indian Kharif crop rice planting supported by government incentives and favourable weather

The pace of Indian Kharif crop rice planting is far outperforming last year, supported by government measures and the early arrival of the monsoon season. While locust outbreaks in northern states...

July 2, 2020

02 / 07 / 2020

July 2, 2020

The Thai whole grain WR market retained a soft undertone due to subdued trade and 5% WR was assessed down to $470/mt...

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18 / 05 / 2020

#India: #Rice farmers expected to turn away from transplanting due to labour shortage https://t.co/FiS7xsPWuj

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15 / 05 / 2020

#India: #Paddy harvesting in Odisha’s Balangir district affected by shutdown https://t.co/UCtVCEjn7x

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15 / 05 / 2020

#India: Haryana #rice farmers threaten “agitation” due to government’s production curbs https://t.co/LaG5w9KqFz

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15 / 05 / 2020

#India: #Paddy procurement in Tamil Nadu up by 20% compared with recent years https://t.co/MwyXfP8wbv

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14 / 05 / 2020

#India: Punjabi #rice farmers urged to plant directly amid labour shortages https://t.co/5ai1xbuwz7

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...

Egypt’s GASC tender update

08 / 04 / 2019

Egypt’s GASC tender update

The LRI understands that Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) has purchased 114,000 MTS of Chinese Grade #2 10%/12% broken short/medium grain white rice from United Group (backed...

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...

India's export subsidy to expire on 25 March

15 / 03 / 2019

India's export subsidy to expire on 25 March

Indian government officials held a meeting today (15 March), which included discussions about the 5% export subsidy scheme introduced on 26 November 2018, according to market participants. As the...

Japan's MAFF SBS tender results

06 / 03 / 2019

Japan's MAFF SBS tender results

Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has awarded a total of 9,310 MTS out of a possible 50,766 MTS in its 6 March Simultaneous-Buy-Sell tender. Please see the table below for more...