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Rice: USA Rice Asks for Govt. Crackdown on Mislabeled Products

Rice: USA Rice Asks for Govt. Crackdown on Mislabeled Products

👤By Michael Klein, USA Rice 🕔Oct 17, 2017

It’s only natural for manufacturers, competing for the ever-dwindling attention of consumers, to make product claims to set theirs apart. But a rise in these statements that range from the incredulous to the spurious has forced USA Rice to bring

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Global Markets: Rice – China’s Stocks Continue Rapid Growth, Consumption Remains Steady

Global Markets: Rice – China’s Stocks Continue Rapid Growth, Consumption Remains Steady

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Export quotes for the top Asian suppliers remained relatively flat over the past month, down from the pre-harvest peaks. The narrow spread between Asian exporters reflects strong competition for the ongoing Bangladeshi tenders. Thai and Indian quotes have converged around

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Rice Update: Harvest Pressure Slows Market, Long Term Outlook Remains Positive

Rice Update: Harvest Pressure Slows Market, Long Term Outlook Remains Positive

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Oct 6, 2017

Another week has passed in the rice industry with very little movement in most areas of the market. The weekly export sales report has improved slightly over last week’s volume but the significant tonnage that will impact the market has yet

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Dossett on Rice: Global Weather Factors May Open More Markets for U.S. Exports

Dossett on Rice: Global Weather Factors May Open More Markets for U.S. Exports

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Oct 6, 2017

Cash Markets India rice prices have been in constant fluctuation for 2 weeks. Output is lower in India after a monsoon that either provided too much rain or not enough. Exports have been restricted to some of the 130 countries

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Rice Market: Keeping an Eye on China

Rice Market: Keeping an Eye on China

👤By Jim Guinn, USA Rice 🕔Oct 3, 2017

China, the world’s largest producer and consumer of rice, is focused on increasing its already large share of rice cultivation and exports.  In 2016/17, China’s milled rice exports nearly tripled from the previous year driven by large shipments to many

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Rice Update: Farmers and Buyers Playing Price Tug O’ War

Rice Update: Farmers and Buyers Playing Price Tug O’ War

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Sep 29, 2017

The rice industry has had another interesting week as the market begins to slow down and the factors impacting the new crop become even more apparent. This week’s export sales report showed modest volume gains over the previous report, however

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Rice Update: Strong Case for Better Price Scenario

Rice Update: Strong Case for Better Price Scenario

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Sep 22, 2017

The rice industry continues to work its way through a complex maze of market and production factors this week as the market fundamentals seem to be firming up while the actual production estimates remain in limbo.  Overseas markets, specifically Asia,

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Dossett on Rice: Price Rally in Thailand; South Korea Plans Buy for Reserve

Dossett on Rice: Price Rally in Thailand; South Korea Plans Buy for Reserve

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Sep 22, 2017

Cash Markets Rice prices in Thailand rallied again this week. White 5% is up to $415 from $400 last week. Opposition parties in Bangladesh are now claiming that some of the rice the government bought from Thailand is rotten. India

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Rice Update: USDA Drops Ending Stocks to 10-Year Low

Rice Update: USDA Drops Ending Stocks to 10-Year Low

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Sep 15, 2017

It has continued to be interesting times in the rice world over the past week as growers in Texas cope with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and the monthly WASDE report was issued causing market impacts within the market. On

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Arkansas Rice: Over Half the Crop Harvested; Estimating Harvest Losses

Arkansas Rice: Over Half the Crop Harvested; Estimating Harvest Losses

👤By Jarrod Hardke and Scott Stiles, University of Arkansas Extension Rice Specialists 🕔Sep 15, 2017

Crop Progress “They come a-runnin’ for me, I said this is the end…”  This will be the final weekly update for the season.  Additional updates will be posted throughout the fall and spring as needed. Over half of the state’s

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