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The London-based Baltic Exchange, which tracks rates for carrying bulk commodities, is planning to launch freight indexes for grains and liquefied natural gas (LNG), following its acquisition by the Singapore Exchange in November 2016, reports Reuters....
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In its June 2017 Rice Outlook report, the USDA estimates 2017-18 global rice production (basis milled) at around 481 million tons, down about 300,000 tons from an estimated 483.1 million tons in 2016 -17. The USDA’s projection for global rice production...
1 week 1 day ago
The USDA published its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for rice and other commodities. This was the second report for the 2017/18 new crop year. It was generally interpreted as supportive of U.S. rice prices, showing lower stocks...
1 week 6 days ago
The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates the world food import bill in 2017 to reach a record $1.318 trillion, up about 11% from around $1.191 trillion in 2016, reports Bloomberg. The increase is attributed to increasing shipping costs...
2 weeks 3 hours ago
In its June 2017 Cereal Supply and Demand Brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization has lowered its estimate for 2017-18 global rice production to around 502.6 million tons from its previous month's estimate of around 503.8  million tons....
2 weeks 10 hours ago
The FAO rice price index increased about 3 points to reach a ten-month high of 202 points in May 2017. The increase is mainly due to increases across all the segments. However, the increase was most evident for Higher Quality Indica rice prices, which...
2 weeks 11 hours ago
The USDA published its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for rice and other commodities. This was the first report for the 2017/18 new crop year. It was generally interpretted as supportive of U.S. rice prices. The USDA reports: U.S....
1 month 1 week ago
The FAO rice price index increased about 3 points to reach a nine-month high of 198 points in April 2017. The increase is mainly due to a substantial increase in the aromatic rice prices. Prices of higher quality indica rice and lower quality rice...
1 month 2 weeks ago
In its May 2017 Cereal Supply and Demand Brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization has lowered its estimates for 2017-18 global rice production to around 503.8 million tons from its previous month's estimates of around 504 million tons. However...
1 month 2 weeks ago
In its April 2017 Grain Market Report, the International Grains Council (IGC) has retained its estimates for 2017-18 global rice production at last month’s estimates of around 487 million tons. The estimates are up from an estimated 483 million tons in...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Japan is planning to re-launch the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), reports The Financial Times. According to Japanese officials, Japan is planning to proceed with the deal without he U.S. as well as without much change to the existing TPP text. “We will...
1 month 4 weeks ago
The USDA published its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for rice and other commodities, showing a decline in U.S. ending ricestocks (though not as much as some people expected) due to increased U.S. exports for medium- and long-grain...
2 months 1 week ago
In its April 2017 Cereal Supply and Demand Brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization estimates 2017-18 global rice production at around 504 million tons, up from an estimated 499.1 million tons in 2016-17. However, the FAO expects a a likely...
2 months 2 weeks ago
The FAO All Rice Price Index remained stable at around 194 points in March 2017 after increasing for three consecutive months. The FAO says while the prices of higher quality Indica rice were under downward pressure, the aromatic rice prices gained...
2 months 2 weeks ago
In its March 2017 Grain Market Report, the International Grains Council (IGC) estimates 2017-18 global rice production at a record 487 million tons, up from an estimated 482 million tons in 2016-17. However, the IGC expects the y/y production gains to be...
2 months 2 weeks ago

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The London-based Baltic Exchange, which tracks rates for carrying bulk commodities, is planning to launch freight indexes for grains and liquefied natural gas (LNG), following its acquisition by the Singapore Exchange in November 2016, reports Reuters....
1 week 1 day ago
In its June 2017 Rice Outlook report, the USDA estimates 2017-18 global rice production (basis milled) at around 481 million tons, down about 300,000 tons from an estimated 483.1 million tons in 2016 -17. The USDA’s projection for global rice production...
1 week 1 day ago
The USDA published its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for rice and other commodities. This was the second report for the 2017/18 new crop year. It was generally interpreted as supportive of U.S. rice prices, showing lower stocks...
1 week 6 days ago
The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates the world food import bill in 2017 to reach a record $1.318 trillion, up about 11% from around $1.191 trillion in 2016, reports Bloomberg. The increase is attributed to increasing shipping costs...
2 weeks 3 hours ago
In its June 2017 Cereal Supply and Demand Brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization has lowered its estimate for 2017-18 global rice production to around 502.6 million tons from its previous month's estimate of around 503.8  million tons....
2 weeks 10 hours ago
The FAO rice price index increased about 3 points to reach a ten-month high of 202 points in May 2017. The increase is mainly due to increases across all the segments. However, the increase was most evident for Higher Quality Indica rice prices, which...
2 weeks 11 hours ago
The USDA published its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for rice and other commodities. This was the first report for the 2017/18 new crop year. It was generally interpretted as supportive of U.S. rice prices. The USDA reports: U.S....
1 month 1 week ago
The FAO rice price index increased about 3 points to reach a nine-month high of 198 points in April 2017. The increase is mainly due to a substantial increase in the aromatic rice prices. Prices of higher quality indica rice and lower quality rice...
1 month 2 weeks ago
In its May 2017 Cereal Supply and Demand Brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization has lowered its estimates for 2017-18 global rice production to around 503.8 million tons from its previous month's estimates of around 504 million tons. However...
1 month 2 weeks ago
In its April 2017 Grain Market Report, the International Grains Council (IGC) has retained its estimates for 2017-18 global rice production at last month’s estimates of around 487 million tons. The estimates are up from an estimated 483 million tons in...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Japan is planning to re-launch the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), reports The Financial Times. According to Japanese officials, Japan is planning to proceed with the deal without he U.S. as well as without much change to the existing TPP text. “We will...
1 month 4 weeks ago
The USDA published its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates for rice and other commodities, showing a decline in U.S. ending ricestocks (though not as much as some people expected) due to increased U.S. exports for medium- and long-grain...
2 months 1 week ago
In its April 2017 Cereal Supply and Demand Brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization estimates 2017-18 global rice production at around 504 million tons, up from an estimated 499.1 million tons in 2016-17. However, the FAO expects a a likely...
2 months 2 weeks ago
The FAO All Rice Price Index remained stable at around 194 points in March 2017 after increasing for three consecutive months. The FAO says while the prices of higher quality Indica rice were under downward pressure, the aromatic rice prices gained...
2 months 2 weeks ago
In its March 2017 Grain Market Report, the International Grains Council (IGC) estimates 2017-18 global rice production at a record 487 million tons, up from an estimated 482 million tons in 2016-17. However, the IGC expects the y/y production gains to be...
2 months 2 weeks ago

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