Rice News

Vietnam rice sellers increased most of their quotes by about $5 - $10 per ton today. Other Asia rice sellers kept their quotes unchanged today.5% Broken RiceThailand 5% rice (of new crop) is quoted at around $430 - $440 per ton, about $20 per ton...
4 hours 51 min ago
Vietnam rice prices, India rice prices, Thailand rice prices, pakistan rice prices
Sri Lankan Cabinet has approved the recommendation of the Ministry of Internal Trade (MoIT) to import around 50,000 tons of rice from India to make up for shortfalls from production, according to local sources.Sri Lanka paddy production from both 2014...
6 hours 33 min ago
Srilanka rice production, Srilanka rice imports
Vietnam exported around 3.345 million tons of rice in January 1 - July 22, 2014, down about 18% from around 4.1 million tons of rice exported in first seven months of last year, according to data from the Vietnam Food Association (VFA). Average rice...
6 hours 35 min ago
Vietnam rice exports, Vietnam Food Association (VFA)

 

The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has forecasted Venezuela to import more rice in MY 2014-15 (July - June) based on MY 2013-14 import data. Venezuela'stotal cereal imports, including rice, increased to around 4.7 million tons in the just-...
7 hours 37 min ago
Venezuela rice production, Venezuela rice exports, venezuela rice imports
The UN's Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has estimated India's 2014 aggregate paddy rice production (including the ongoing 2014 main and the 2014-15 secondary seasons) at around 157.5 million tons (around 105 million tons, basis milled), down...
7 hours 39 min ago
India rice production, India monsoon, India rice exports, India rice prices
The UN's Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) estimates Indonesia's 2014 rice imports at around 1.2 million tons, up about 70% from around 705,880 tons imported in 2013, based on the government's policy of ensuring adequate stocks to avert the...
7 hours 44 min ago
FAO, Indonesia rice production, Indonesia rice imports, indonesia rice stocks, Bulog
Over 92%, or around 1.31 million tons of total Italian 2013-14 paddy crop is sold out as of July 22, 2014, down about 12% from around 1.5 million tons sold during the same period last year. Around 119,840 tons of rice is remaining from the 2013-14 crop...
7 hours 56 min ago
Italy paddy rice crop, Long grain varieties, Round paddy
European Union (EU) total milled rice production (Japonica and Indica) is expected to decline to around 1.738 million tons in the marketing/crop year (MY) 2014-15 (September 2014 - August 2015), down about 2% from an estimated 1.77 million tons in MY...
8 hours 3 min ago
EU rice production, EU rice imports, EU rice exports, EU Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development (EU-DGARD)
The Italian rice-growing sector has been rallying to get the European Commission to adopt a safeguard clause against duty-free rice imports from less developed countries under the Everything But Arms agreement. The Italian Parliament has also discussed...
2 days 23 hours ago
Everything But Arms (EBA), European Commission, Ente Nazionale Risi
Gurdaspur in North India, local sources say, finally proves - with great impact at that - what hundreds of research documents said on paper. Using System of Rice Intensification (SRI) method of cultivation for the past nine years, rice farmers of...
3 days 1 hour ago
Rice, rice news, SRI, gurdaspur, success, Rice cultivation
Planting for kharif rice crop, or main rice crop (June – December; harvesting begins in October) in India has reached around 16.571 million hectares of rice area as of July 25, 2014, down about 16% from around 19.638 million hectares planted during the...
3 days 5 hours ago
India kharif rice planting, India rice production, India monsoons, India rice exports
Thailand rice sellers increased their quotes for 5% broken rice by about $10 per ton to around $430 - $440 per ton today. Vietnam rice sellers increased most of their quotes by about $5 - $10 per ton. India and Pakistan rice sellers kept their quotes...
3 days 6 hours ago
Vietnam rice prices, Thailand rice prices, pakistan rice prices, India rice prices
Consumer groups in the Philippines cautioned the National Food Authority (NFA) over presence of toxic materials in imported rice, according to local sources.The groups were responding to the WTO's recent recommendation of a maximum of 0.2 milligrams...
3 days 6 hours ago
Philippines rice news, Philippines rice prices, Philippines rice imports, National Food Authority (NFA)
U.S.Korea FTA
The U.S. rice exporters are likely to lose their share in the South Korean market with the south east Asian nation deciding to open its rice import market, according to Bloomberg.Last Friday, the South Korean government announced its intention to...
3 days 7 hours ago
U.S. Rice exports, South Korea rice imports, WTO, CSQ-MMA Quotas
The Thai Rice Farmers Association has sought higher medium/average price for paddy rice due to increasing production costs, according to local sources.The Association has proposed to the military-run National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to...
3 days 7 hours ago
Thai rice production, Thai rice exports, Thai rice prices, Thai Rice Farmers Association

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