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Global Markets: Rice – Bangladesh 2017 Imports at Near Record

Global Markets: Rice – Bangladesh 2017 Imports at Near Record

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 12, 2018

Bangladesh’s smaller rice production in 2017 triggered a surge in rice imports at the end of the year, causing global rice exports to swell. With near-record imports, it became the world’s third largest rice importer in 2017. This is a

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Global Markets: Soybeans – Bangladesh a Growing Market for U.S. Exports

Global Markets: Soybeans – Bangladesh a Growing Market for U.S. Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

With a population over 163 million, and a fast-growing economy, Bangladesh is a rapidly growing agricultural market. With rapid modernization of the poultry and aquaculture industries, Bangladesh has the potential to grow further as an export destination for U.S. soybeans.

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Global Markets: Rice – Record Trade with Diversifying Suppliers

🕔Nov 9, 2017

In 2017, rice trade is set to hit a new record, with only a slight decline forecast for next year. Import demand is primarily supported by expanding consumption in Africa and the Middle East with growing populations and changing diets.

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Global Markets: Cotton – Uzbekistan Showing Strong Consumption Growth

Global Markets: Cotton – Uzbekistan Showing Strong Consumption Growth

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

The 77th annual International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) Plenary Meeting in Uzbekistan gave the international cotton trade an opportunity to see the changes underway in the country’s cotton and textile sector. Since its independence in 1991, it has been difficult

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Cleveland on Cotton: Short Run Favors the Bulls; Fundamentals vs. Technicals

Cleveland on Cotton: Short Run Favors the Bulls; Fundamentals vs. Technicals

👤By O.A. Cotton, O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Jul 28, 2017

The new crop December futures contract simply got too close to 69 cents and had to back off lest the bulls get too excited. All contracts closed the week in the red. While growers are wanting to see a 70-72

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Dossett on Rice: Expect Reduced Acreage to Produce Some Excitement

Dossett on Rice: Expect Reduced Acreage to Produce Some Excitement

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Jul 17, 2017

Cash Prices Prices in India continue to fluctuate every week. The monsoon stalled in some areas of India but Sri Lanka and Bangladesh are buying from Pakistan and Vietnam. This morning Sri Lanka and Bangladesh asked Thailand to provide prices

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Dossett on Rice: Bull Market; Hold Off on Hedging

Dossett on Rice: Bull Market; Hold Off on Hedging

👤by Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Jul 3, 2017

June 30, 2017 Rice Cash Market India prices are weakening this week. There is still good demand from Bangladesh and East Africa but not as strong as last month. India monsoon started on time but now is slowing its progress

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Cleveland on Cotton: Planting up 21%; Polyester Pollution is Cotton’s New Best Friend

Cleveland on Cotton: Planting up 21%; Polyester Pollution is Cotton’s New Best Friend

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Mar 31, 2017

The much talked about 2017 Prospective Plantings Report for U.S. cotton was released Friday with little fanfare. The report indicated growers would plant 12.2 million acres, up 21 percent from 2016 and had been expected by most market participants. This

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Global Cotton: World’s Largest Importer Expands Share of World Trade

Global Cotton: World’s Largest Importer Expands Share of World Trade

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2016

Estimates and forecasts for Bangladesh consumption and imports have been revised substantially upward this month as more detailed 2015/16 data has become available, specifically customs and Central Bank monthly import data. The new information is supported by data from Bangladesh

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Cleveland on Cotton: World Trade Looks Promising

Cleveland on Cotton: World Trade Looks Promising

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Cotton Analyst, MSU 🕔Sep 9, 2016

U.S. export sales and shipments continue to meet and even exceed the very bullish expectations laid out last spring. Mills have raised their price ideas to the low 70s and with New York futures at 69 cents and lower, they

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