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The U.S. cash market was muted today as many in the industry took off early to get a head start on the holiday weekend. Cash prices were slightly weaker falling again in sympathy with the futures market; however, the trade was extremely limited.In...
7 hours 11 min ago
Chicago rough rice futures for Jan delivery settled 9 cents per cwt (about $2 per ton) lower at $12.280 per cwt (about $271 per ton). The other grains closed mostly higher today; Soybeans closed about 0.4% lower at $10.4700 per bushel; wheat finished...
7 hours 41 min ago
More rice paddy acreage and reduced paddy yield, due to cold and damp weather; this is the final result of Italian crop year 2014. Ente Nazionale Risi, the National Agency for Rice, in its annual report on Italian production reports that the total 2014...
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Chicago rough rice futures for Jan delivery are currently paused 2 cents per cwt (about $0.44 per ton) lower at $12.350 per cwt (about $272 per ton) ahead of floor trading in Chicago. The other grains are seen mixed: soybeans are currently seen about 0....
11 hours 8 min ago
The Vietnam Food Association (VFA) has lowered the minimum export price (MEP) of 25% broken rice to around $380 per ton, down about 7% from around $410 per ton due to declining demand, according to Reuters.The new floor rate is applicable from November...
11 hours 49 min ago
Bangladesh rice farmers are abandoning high-yielding hybrid rice varieties and are adopting old traditional rice varieties, which are more resilient to climate changes such as floods and drought, according to Reuters.According to the Director General...
12 hours 52 min ago
Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will sign a new contract with the Philippines-based International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) to work towards redefining and reforming the existing rice strategy for the country,...
13 hours 58 min ago
Vietnam rice sellers lowered their quotes for 5% broken rice by about $5 per ton to around $385 - $395 per ton and increased their quotes for 100% broken rice by about $5 per ton to around $325 - $335 per ton today. India rice sellers lowered most of...
15 hours 56 min ago
The Thai government has issued bonds worth 50 billion baht (around $1.5 billion) to financial institutions to help it pay back debts associated with the rice pledging schemes introduced by various governments, according to local sources.The government...
16 hours 3 min ago
Taiwan has imported around 30,150 tons of rice, part of the 2014 U.S. rice country specific quota (CSQ), according to the USDA Post.The country's Council of Agriculture (COA) purchased 30,150 tons of rice from the U.S. in two tranches of simultaneous-...
16 hours 48 min ago
The Philippines is likely to import rice from Bangladesh, which has just begun exporting rice after ensuring that the country has reached self-sufficiency in rice production, according to local sources.The matter came to light at a meeting of the...
18 hours 52 min ago
The "World's Best Rice" award presented to the Cambodian jasmine rice for third consecutive year at the Sixth World Rice Conference has boosted the confidence of the Cambodian rice exporters, who are keen on increasing exports to over one million tons...
20 hours 6 min ago
The U.S. cash market was slightly weaker today falling in sympathy with a softer futures market however there was very little of any consequence to report as selling interest has come to a standstill ahead of the thanksgiving holiday.Analysts insist...
1 day 3 hours ago
Chicago rough rice futures for Jan delivery settled 7.5 cents per cwt (about $2 per ton) lower at $12.370 per cwt (about $273 per ton). Rough rice futures traded lower again today, as the market continues to suffer from a lack of interest likely due to...
1 day 3 hours ago
The Thai government has decided to increase lending budget of the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC) to around 34.8 billion baht (around $1.06 billion) from the earlier 17.3 billion baht (around $527 million) as part of measures...
1 day 10 hours ago

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