Oryza U.S. Rough Rice Recap - Prices Stabilize after Iraqi Tender Confirmed
The U.S. cash market was unchanged today after it was confirmed that Iraq will issuea tender for 90,000 tons of milled rice with the U.S. being the only origin included in the tender.The USDA reported thatcumulative net export sales for the week that...
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Oryza CBOT Rough Rice Futures Recap - Chicago Rough Rice Futures Fall despite Uptick in Weekly Export Sales
Chicago rough rice futures for Mar delivery settled 11.5 cents per cwt (about $3 per ton) lower at $11.015 per cwt (about $243 per ton). The other grains finished the day with mixed results; Soybeans closed about 1.3% higher at $8.7350 per bushel; wheat...
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Pakistan Basmati Rice Export Prices Increase for Second Consecutive Month in January 2016
Pakistan basmati rice export prices have increased for second consecutive month in January 2016, after declining continuously for three months from September 2015, according to the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).In January 2015, Pakistan's...
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Iraq Seeks to Buy 90,000 Tons of U.S. Rice in Tender
Iraq is seeking to buy about 90,000 tons of U.S. rice in tender, Bloomberg quoted a statement from Iraq's Trade Ministry.Deadline for submission of bid is reportedly February 21, 2016, and the offers will be valid till February 25, 2016.
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Togo 2015-16 Paddy Rice Output Declines 4.7% y/y to 140,952 Tons, Says Agriculture Official
Togo's 2015-16 paddy rice output has declined about 4.7% to around 140,952 tons from around 147,930 tons in 2014-15, Bloomberg quoted an official from the Agricultural Statistics Department.Secretary-General of farmers’ union CTOP reportedly told...
12 hours 42 min ago
Wholesale Basmati Rice Prices in India Rise on Increased Buying for Stockpiling
Wholesale basmati rice prices in the national capital have increased today on fresh buying for stockpiling, according to the Press Trust of India (PTI).On February 11, 2016, prices of Pusa 1121 increased to around Rs.3,800 - 4,700 per quintal (around $...
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El Nino to End by This Summer
The Japan Meteorological Agency forecasts the El Niño weather pattern is weakening and is likely to return to normal by 2016 summer, according to Reuters.The agency said last month the El Niño weather phenomenon peaked in November and December 2015 and...
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India Should Popularize Black Rice Cultivation, Says Agricultural Scientist
An agricultural scientist has advised all the state governments in India to promote and popularize black rice cultivation, as it is full of therapeutic properties, according to The Hindu BusinessLine.He says, black rice has anti-carcinogenic properties...
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Asia Rice Quotes Unchanged Today
Vietnam rice sellers are out today due to a holiday. Other Asia rice sellers kept their quotes unchanged today. 5% Broken RiceThailand 5% rice is indicated at around $370 - $380 per ton, about $20 per ton premium on...
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Cambodian Rice Exporters Worry as EU-Vietnam FTA Comes into Force
Cambodian rice exporters have expressed concern that Cambodian rice exports to the EU under the Everything But Arms (EBA) Agreement would be impacted following the finalizing of the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (FTA), under which the EU has agreed...
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