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Rice Update: Exports Drop as Planting Begins

Rice Update: Exports Drop as Planting Begins

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Mar 17, 2017

Another week has come and gone, with only minor changes to the fundamental aspects of the rice market.  Unfortunately, this appears to be “business as usual.” The domestic market has shown virtually no change from either a pricing or a

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Rice Update: Quiet Market as Farmers Head to Fields

Rice Update: Quiet Market as Farmers Head to Fields

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Feb 24, 2017

Another relatively quiet week in the rice market has transpired, with only minor revisions to the existing situation in the industry. Export sales were generally strong this week although as compared to last week’s values look to be lagging.  Any

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Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered 2.0 Million Cwt

Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered 2.0 Million Cwt

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 14, 2017

There were no supply side revisions this month to the U.S. 2016/17 rice balance sheet. On the use side, the U.S. export forecast was lowered 2.0 million cwt to 110.0 million cwt, with long-grain milled rice accounting for all of

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Rice Update: Quiet Market Making Planting Decisions Difficult​

Rice Update: Quiet Market Making Planting Decisions Difficult​

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Feb 3, 2017

Another quiet week has come and gone in the rice industry with very little new to discuss since the last report. The cash markets have been very stable and in some cases have gone dormant. This is not terribly surprising

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Rice Market: Good to Have a Bit of Positive News

Rice Market: Good to Have a Bit of Positive News

👤From The Rice Advocate, USRPA 🕔Jan 23, 2017

The rice market seems to have awakened from the slump of the past few weeks (months) with a decent dose of positive news since the last report. Arguably, some of the movement is attributable to the WASDE numbers released last

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Rice Market: Pricing Standoff

Rice Market: Pricing Standoff

👤By Dwight Roberts, The Rice Advocate, USRPA 🕔Jan 13, 2017

With the advent of a New Year, the rice industry continues to search for a brighter perspective on a difficult market. Early indicators suggest that there is limited potential at this point but the market is still trying to get

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Rice Update: Futures Move Lower, Cash Trade Sluggish

Rice Update: Futures Move Lower, Cash Trade Sluggish

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Dec 16, 2016

As is the norm for this time of year, the cash rice markets are slow and quiet, and unless something really earth shaking happens over the next two or three weeks, we suspect it will remain so until mid-January.  Some

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Rice Outlook: Global 2016/17 Production Lowered

Rice Outlook: Global 2016/17 Production Lowered

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 14, 2016

There were no 2016/17 supply side revisions this month to the U.S. rice balance sheet. Total supplies remain projected at a record 304.7 million cwt. The only revision on the use side was a 1.0-million cwt switch from milled-rice exports

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WASDE Rice: U.S. Rough Export Increase Offsets Milled Export Decrease

WASDE Rice: U.S. Rough Export Increase Offsets Milled Export Decrease

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 9, 2016

The U.S. 2016/17 all rice supply and demand estimates are mostly unchanged from last month. The only adjustment to the balance sheet is a 1.0-million-cwt increase in rough exports that is offset by an equivalent reduction in milled exports. These

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Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered 3M Cwt

Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered 3M Cwt

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2016

The U.S. 2016/17 rice production forecast was lowered 1.2 million cwt to 236.0 million cwt due to a lower yield forecast for Arkansas. Total supplies remain the highest on record. On the use side, the 2016/17 U.S. export forecast was

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