Rice News

Cambodia's milled rice production is expected to increase to around 6 million tons (about 9.34 million tons, basis paddy) in 2013, up about 1% from the previous year, according to the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO).The FAO says that...
15 hours 16 min ago
Cambodia rice production, Cambodia rice exports, Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)
The sharp appreciation of the Pakistan rupee against the U.S. dollar has severely hurt rice exports, according to the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP).The REAP vice-chairman says Pakistan rupee's appreciation has pushed rice exporters into...
16 hours 21 min ago
Pakistan rice exports, Pakistan rupee, Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP), USDA rice
The Philippines has sought approval from the World Trade Organization (WTO) to continue with quantitative restrictions (QRs) on rice imports until 2017.The Philippines WTO mission requested for the extension of QRs on rice during the Council for Trade...
18 hours 35 min ago
Philippines rice imports, Philippines MAV QR, World Trade Organization (WTO), Philippines rice import tariffs
Vietnam rice sellers increased their quotes for Jasmine rice by around $5 per ton to about $490 - $500 per ton today. Other Asia rice quotes remained mostly unchanged today.5% Broken RiceThai 5% rice (of new crop) is quoted around $380 - $390 per ton,...
18 hours 51 min ago
Asia rice quotes, Thailand rice quotes, Vietnam rice quotes, India rice quotes, Pakistan rice quotes
Almost 30% of Italy’s rice fields have developed a genus of herbicide-resistent panic grass (Echinocloa spp.), also called jungle grass or barnyard grass, or water grass. Gruppo Italiano Resistenza Erbicidi (GIRE), a group of public and private entities...
1 day 7 hours ago
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The U.S. has allowed Japan to exclude rice in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, but has asked the Japanese government to increase imports of U.S. rice, according to local sources.The Japanese government is struggling to keep Japanese rice...
1 day 12 hours ago
japan rice imports, Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), U.S. Rice exports, Australia rice exports, World Trade Organization (WTO), Japan rice import tariffs
Indonesia’s Ministry of Trade has issued new regulation regarding export and import of rice, according to local sources.The new rules (Decree No. 19/M-DAG/PER/3/2014) stipulate that National Logistics Agency (Bulog) can import rice for the purposes of...
1 day 16 hours ago
Indonesia rice imports, Indonesia rice exports, Indonesia rice smuggling, Rice import-export rules, Bulog, Decree No. 19/M-DAG/PER/3/2014
The USDA Post says that Kenya's milled rice imports are likely to increase to 410,000 tons in MY 2013-14 (October - September), up about 8% from an estimated 378,000 tons imported in MY 2012-13 due to an expected increase in local consumption of rice....
1 day 17 hours ago
Kenya rice imports, Kenya rice production, Kenya rice consumption, Kenya rice import destinations, USDA rice, NERICA
Asia rice sellers kept their quotes mostly unchanged today.5% Broken RiceThai 5% rice (of new crop) is quoted around $380 - $390 per ton, on par with Viet 5% rice shown around $380 - $390 per ton.Indian 5% rice is quoted around $425 - $435 per ton,...
1 day 19 hours ago
Asia rice quotes, Thailand rice quotes, Vietnam rice quotes, India rice quotes, Pakistan rice quotes
Italy’s Ministry of Agriculture has launched a project for the entire agro-industrial sector, called "Campolibero" (Free field) which includes the rice growing sector. The new minister, Maurizio Martina, together with Prime Minister Matteo Renzi,...
2 days 8 hours ago
italy rice production, italian rice production, farm subsidies, European rice production, EU ag subsidies
The Brazilian paddy rice index maintained by CEPEA stood at around 34.89 real per 50 kilograms on April 14, 2014, up about 2% from around 34.27 real per 50 kilograms recorded a week earlier on April 7, 2014.In terms of USD per ton, the index increased...
2 days 12 hours ago
Brazil paddy rice index, CEPEA
Brazil’s National Grains Supply Company (Conab) has increased its paddy rice production forecast for 2013-14 to around 12.6 million tons, up around 1% from its previous estimate of around 12.5 million tons, and up about 7% from an estimated 11.82 million...
2 days 14 hours ago
Brazil rice production, Brazil rice yield, Brazil rice acreage, Conab
Replacing rice with non-edible crops in the Hunan province is one of the measures being undertaken by the Chinese government to tackle soil pollution in the country, according to Reuters.Hunan is a major rice growing region in China, accounting for...
2 days 15 hours ago
Cadmium rice, China rice production, China rice imports, Hunan rice, Soil contamination, Food and Drug Administration of Guangzhou
Nigeria's Maritime Correspondents' Association of Nigeria (MARCON) has urged the Federal Government not to reverse the 110% import tariff policy on rice, saying the policy can help boost local rice production and create job opportunities in the country....
2 days 16 hours ago
Nigeria rice production, nigeria rice imports, Nigeria rice prices, Maritime Correspondents' Association of Nigeria (MARCON), USDA rice
India has exported about 9.9 million tons of rice (including basmati and non-basmati) in the first eleven months (April 2013 - February 2014) of the fiscal year 2013-14 (April - March), up about 8% from about 9.2 million tons exported during the same...
2 days 17 hours ago
India rice exports, India basmati rice exports, India non-basmati rice exports, India rice export earnings, Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)


Oryza Global Rice Quotes

April 17th, 2014
Long grain white rice - high quality
Thailand 100% B grade 395-405
Vietnam 5% broken 380-390
India 5% broken 425-435
Pakistan 5% broken 405-415
Cambodia 5% broken 440-450
U.S. 4% broken 580-590
Uruguay 5% broken 620-630
Argentina 5% broken 615-625
Long grain white rice - low quality
Thailand 25% broken 345-355
Vietnam 25% broken 350-360
Pakistan 25% broken 370-380
Cambodia 25% broken 410-420
India 25% broken 380-390
U.S. 15% broken 555-565
Long grain parboiled rice
Thailand parboiled 100% stxd 425-435
Pakistan parboiled 5% broken stxd 430-440
India parboiled 5% broken stxd 410-420
U.S. parboiled 4% broken 660-670
Brazil parboiled 5% broken 590-600
Uruguay parboiled 5% broken NQ
Long grain fragrant rice
Thailand Hommali 92% 940-950
Vietnam Jasmine 490-500
India basmati 2% broken 1515 -1525
Pakistan basmati 2% broken NQ
Cambodia Phka Malis 855-865
Thailand A1 Super 300-310
Vietnam 100% broken 330-340
Pakistan 100% broken stxd 335-345
Cambodia A1 Super 355-365
India 100% Broken stxd 305-315
Egypt medium grain brokens NQ
U.S. pet food 470-480
Brazil half grain 345-355
Medium grain milled
U.S. Calrose 4% broken 1070-1080
Egypt medium grain 6% NQ