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Rice Update: Positive Market Signals Needed for New Crop Planting Decisions

Rice Update: Positive Market Signals Needed for New Crop Planting Decisions

👤From the Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Dec 15, 2017

The holiday season is upon us and the rice market has responded accordingly with trading and market moves grinding to a crawl. In the exports sales component, traders have begun to wrap up the calendar year and taken a step back. The

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Dossett on Rice: More Upside in March Contract?

Dossett on Rice: More Upside in March Contract?

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Dec 15, 2017

Cash Market During the last month, rice prices in Thailand have fluctuated between $400 to $412 and are now at $406. The strong Baht has slowed some exports. The Thai government is now paying farmers to cut back on rice

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Global Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

Global Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting marketing loan gain (MLG) and loan deficiency payment (LDP) rates

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Global Markets: Rice – South America Threatens U.S. Paddy Export Dominance

Global Markets: Rice – South America Threatens U.S. Paddy Export Dominance

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

Over 40 percent of U.S. rice exports (product weight basis) are paddy rice, which differs from world market trade as the top Asian exporters almost exclusively ship milled rice. This feature is attributable to two factors: U.S. milled rice prices

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WASDE Rice: Reduced Rough Rice Exports Partially Offset by Higher Milled Trade

WASDE Rice: Reduced Rough Rice Exports Partially Offset by Higher Milled Trade

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 12, 2017

Total 2017/18 U.S. rice supplies are unchanged at 248.9 million cwt. Exports are lowered 1.0 million cwt (all medium- and short-grain) on increased competition from other suppliers in the Mediterranean region. A 2.0-million-cwt reduction in rough rice exports is partially

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Rice Update: Low Stocks Tighten Market Prices, Increased Demand Needed

Rice Update: Low Stocks Tighten Market Prices, Increased Demand Needed

👤From the Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Assocation 🕔Dec 11, 2017

As the holiday season approaches, the rice market is beginning to slow down as well with very little movement in most major market sectors. In the export sales component, total sales volume was improved over the previous report. Current levels, and

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Rice Update: Firm Market Brings Optimism to Farmers

Rice Update: Firm Market Brings Optimism to Farmers

👤From the Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Dec 1, 2017

The rice market continues to be quiet but upbeat as the market continues to digest the recent positive news of the Iraqi purchase.  Export sales were reported as “off” from the previous reports tonnage, however the current levels are still

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Rice Update: Market Moved by New Business, Demand Factors

Rice Update: Market Moved by New Business, Demand Factors

👤From the Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Nov 17, 2017

For the first time in some weeks, the rice industry has seen some significant market movements as a result of new business and demand factors.  In the export sector, the sales volume was notably decreased from the previous report. At face

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Rice Market: Interest in U.S. Rice Runs High in Shanghai

Rice Market: Interest in U.S. Rice Runs High in Shanghai

👤By Sarah Moran, USA Rice 🕔Nov 17, 2017

The overwhelming number of visitors to the USA Rice booth at the Food and Hotel China (FHC) show in Shanghai, China, this week, and their interest in U.S. rice, is a good indication of how ready the Chinese market is

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Rice Market: Iraq Makes Huge Purchase from U.S. Under Memorandum of Understanding

Rice Market: Iraq Makes Huge Purchase from U.S. Under Memorandum of Understanding

👤By Michael Klein, USA Rice 🕔Nov 16, 2017

Six months after the first U.S. rice purchase by Iraq under the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two countries, Iraq has awarded a new 90,000 metric ton order for long grain milled rice to Archer Daniels Midland (ADM). As

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