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The UN's Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has launched the Agricultural Stress Index System (ASIS), which can be used to detect droughts much earlier and assess their impact on the crop productivity, according to a news release on its website....
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The International Grains Council (IGC) forecasts 2015 global rice trade at around 41.4 million tons, down about 4% from around 43 million tons in 2014 as a reduction in imports to Far Eastern countries are likely to fall by 6% y/y to around 12.9 million...
1 week 2 days ago
In its April Rice Outlook report, USDA has forecasted 2015 global rice trade at around 42.3 million tons, down about 1.6% from an estimated 43 million tons last year, and slightly down from the previous month's forecast of around 42.5 million tons. USDA...
2 weeks 5 days ago
In its April Rice Outlook report, USDA has forecasted 2014-15 global milled rice production at around 474.6 million tons, slightly down from an estimated 476.9 million tons in 2013-14, and slightly down from its last month's estimates of around 474.9...
2 weeks 5 days ago
In its April World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report, the USDA has forecasted U.S. MY 2014-15 all rice exports to increase to around 4.76 million tons, up about 12% from around 4.24 million tons last year and slightly up from its...
3 weeks 3 days ago
In its April Cereal Supply and Demand brief, the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization has forecasted 2014-15 global rice production at around 494.4 million tons, slightly down from an estimated 496.6 million tons in 2013-14 and slightly down from its...
1 month 1 day ago
The FAO All Rice Price Index declined to around 219 points in March 2015, slightly down from around 220 points in February 2015 due to a decline in the Japonica and aromatic sub-indices. While the Higher quality sub-index remained unchanged from last...
1 month 1 day ago
The International Grains Council (IGC) has estimated 2015 world rice trade at around 42 million tons, down about 3% from a record 43 million tons in 2014 due to a contraction in shipments to South Asian markets. On the exports side, the IGC expects...
1 month 1 week ago
In its March Rice Outlook report, USDA has forecasted 2015 global rice trade at around 42.6 million tons, down about 1.4% from an estimated 43.2 million tons last year, and slightly up from the previous month's forecast of around 42.2 million tons. USDA...
1 month 2 weeks ago
In its March Rice Outlook report, USDA has forecasted 2014-15 global milled rice production at around 474.9 million tons, slightly down from an estimated 476.96 million tons in 2013-14, and slightly up from its last month's estimates of around 474.6...
1 month 2 weeks ago
The FAO All Rice Price Index declined to around 220 points in February 2015, down about 1% from around 222 points in January 2015 due to a decline in the Higher and Lower Quality Indica as well as Japonica sub-indices. The FAO index has been declining...
1 month 4 weeks ago
The UN's FAO has forecasted 2014-15 global rice production at around 495.9 million tons, slightly down from around 496.9 million tons in 2013-14 and slightly down from its last month's forecast of around 496.2 million tons.
1 month 4 weeks ago
In its February Rice Outlook report, USDA has forecasted 2015 global rice trade at a near-record 42.2 million tons, down about 1.6% from last year's 42.9 million tons, and slightly up from the previous month's forecast of around 41.9 million tons.The...
2 months 2 weeks ago
In its February Rice Outlook report, USDA has forecasted 2014-15 global milled rice production at around 474.6 million tons, down about 2.4 million tons from an estimated 476.96 million tons in 2013-14, and down about 900,000 tons from its last month's...
2 months 2 weeks ago
The UN's Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has estimated 2014-15 global rice production to decline marginally to around 496.2 million tons from last year's 496.8 million tons, and marginally up from its previous estimate of 495.6 million tons....
2 months 3 weeks ago

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