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Oryza Weekly: Rice Market Anticipates New Demand, Lifting Prices

The Oryza White Rice Index (WRI), a weighted average of global white rice export quotes, ended the week at about $387 per ton, up $1 per ton from a week and a month ago, and down $21 per ton from a year ago.In its April 2016 Grain Market Report (GMR),...
14 hours 51 min ago

Oryza CBOT Rough Rice Futures Recap - Chicago Rough Rice Futures Close Higher for the Fourth Consecutive Week

Chicago rough rice futures for Jul delivery settled 11 cents were cwt (about $2 per ton) higher at $11.115 per cwt (about $245 per ton). The other grains finished the day higher; Soybeans closed about 0.2% higher at $10.2975 per bushel; wheat finished...
21 hours 10 min ago

COL-RICE to Auction TRQ for 13,694 Tons of Rice

COL-RICE will auction a tariff-rate quota (TRQ) for 13,694 tons of rice, according to the COL-RICE website. The auction will be held June 2, 2016 for a rice export shipment from July 1-October 13, 2016. Bids for the TRQ must be submitted on June 2, 2016...
1 day 33 min ago

International Climate Models Suggest End of El Nino by May and Onset of La Nina by September This Year

Six of the eight international climate models are predicting that the tropical Pacific Ocean will return to neutral levels, which suggests the end of the El Nino weather phenomenon by May this year, according to the Hindu Business Line. Seven of them are...
1 day 1 hour ago

Australian Scientists to Develop "Wonder Rice" with Texture of White Rice and Nutritional Content of Brown Rice

Australian scientists are working towards developing a new rice variety that has health benefits of brown and colored rice varieties but with the texture of white rice, according to www.sbs.com.au.The scientists are exploring the possibility of...
1 day 1 hour ago

Nigeria Launches $800,000 Rice Seed Up-Scaling Project to Boost Local Production

The National Agricultural Seed Council (NASC) of Nigeria has launched a $800,000 rice seed up-scaling project in collaboration with the Seed Entrepreneurs Association of Nigeria (SEEDAN) to boost local rice production in the country, according to Star...
1 day 2 hours ago

Ghana Farmers Advised to Use "Bubble Dryer" to Improve Rice Quality

The Rice Value Chain Advisor at Green Innovation Center (GIC) advised Ghana farmers to use latest farm technologies to improve rice productivity, according to News Ghana.Speaking at a training workshop for District Crop Officers of the Ministry of Food...
1 day 2 hours ago

Thailand World’s Top Rice Exporter in First Quarter of 2016, Says TREA

Thailand exported around 2.85 million tons of rice in the first quarter of 2016, up about 34% from around 2.13 million tons exported during the same period of last year, according to Bangkok Post citing the Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA).The...
1 day 3 hours ago

Myanmar Rice Farmers Seek Long-Term Loans to Help Increase Productivity, Improve Their Living Standards

Myanmar rice farmers are urging the Myanmar Agricultural Development Bank (MADB) to provide larger, long-term loans with no limitation on acreage to help them boost their production as well as improve their living standards, according to Myanmar Times....
1 day 4 hours ago

Vietnam, India Rice Sellers Increase Some of Their Quotes Today; Other Asia Rice Quotes Unchanged

Vietnam rice sellers increased their quotes for 100% broken rice by about $5 per ton to around $345-$355 per ton today. India rice sellers increased their quotes for parboiled rice by about $5 per ton to around $345-$355 per ton. Other Asia rice sellers...
1 day 4 hours ago

Latest

Oryza Weekly: Rice Market Anticipates New Demand, Lifting Prices

The Oryza White Rice Index (WRI), a weighted average of global white rice export quotes, ended the week at about $387 per ton, up $1 per ton from a week and a month ago, and down $21 per ton from a year ago.In its April 2016 Grain Market Report (GMR),...
14 hours 51 min ago

Oryza CBOT Rough Rice Futures Recap - Chicago Rough Rice Futures Close Higher for the Fourth Consecutive Week

Chicago rough rice futures for Jul delivery settled 11 cents were cwt (about $2 per ton) higher at $11.115 per cwt (about $245 per ton). The other grains finished the day higher; Soybeans closed about 0.2% higher at $10.2975 per bushel; wheat finished...
21 hours 10 min ago

COL-RICE to Auction TRQ for 13,694 Tons of Rice

COL-RICE will auction a tariff-rate quota (TRQ) for 13,694 tons of rice, according to the COL-RICE website. The auction will be held June 2, 2016 for a rice export shipment from July 1-October 13, 2016. Bids for the TRQ must be submitted on June 2, 2016...
1 day 33 min ago

International Climate Models Suggest End of El Nino by May and Onset of La Nina by September This Year

Six of the eight international climate models are predicting that the tropical Pacific Ocean will return to neutral levels, which suggests the end of the El Nino weather phenomenon by May this year, according to the Hindu Business Line. Seven of them are...
1 day 1 hour ago

Australian Scientists to Develop "Wonder Rice" with Texture of White Rice and Nutritional Content of Brown Rice

Australian scientists are working towards developing a new rice variety that has health benefits of brown and colored rice varieties but with the texture of white rice, according to www.sbs.com.au.The scientists are exploring the possibility of...
1 day 1 hour ago

Nigeria Launches $800,000 Rice Seed Up-Scaling Project to Boost Local Production

The National Agricultural Seed Council (NASC) of Nigeria has launched a $800,000 rice seed up-scaling project in collaboration with the Seed Entrepreneurs Association of Nigeria (SEEDAN) to boost local rice production in the country, according to Star...
1 day 2 hours ago

Ghana Farmers Advised to Use "Bubble Dryer" to Improve Rice Quality

The Rice Value Chain Advisor at Green Innovation Center (GIC) advised Ghana farmers to use latest farm technologies to improve rice productivity, according to News Ghana.Speaking at a training workshop for District Crop Officers of the Ministry of Food...
1 day 2 hours ago

Thailand World’s Top Rice Exporter in First Quarter of 2016, Says TREA

Thailand exported around 2.85 million tons of rice in the first quarter of 2016, up about 34% from around 2.13 million tons exported during the same period of last year, according to Bangkok Post citing the Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA).The...
1 day 3 hours ago

Myanmar Rice Farmers Seek Long-Term Loans to Help Increase Productivity, Improve Their Living Standards

Myanmar rice farmers are urging the Myanmar Agricultural Development Bank (MADB) to provide larger, long-term loans with no limitation on acreage to help them boost their production as well as improve their living standards, according to Myanmar Times....
1 day 4 hours ago

Vietnam, India Rice Sellers Increase Some of Their Quotes Today; Other Asia Rice Quotes Unchanged

Vietnam rice sellers increased their quotes for 100% broken rice by about $5 per ton to around $345-$355 per ton today. India rice sellers increased their quotes for parboiled rice by about $5 per ton to around $345-$355 per ton. Other Asia rice sellers...
1 day 4 hours ago