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Rice Update: Market Pulls Back, Bullish Potential Remains

Rice Update: Market Pulls Back, Bullish Potential Remains

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jun 23, 2017

The rice market has taken a bit of a breather since last week’s report as many of the underlying market factors have become less positive during the interim.  Weekly export sales were off very significantly from last weeks’ values. There

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Rice Update: New Rice Crop Acreage a Big Question Mark​

Rice Update: New Rice Crop Acreage a Big Question Mark​

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jun 16, 2017

Weather has become less of a concern in rice country as the conditions across the U.S. rice growing region have improved significantly since the last report.  From a grower’s perspective, marketing conditions have made notable inroads as well.  Much has

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Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecasts Raised for 2016/17 and 2017/18

Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecasts Raised for 2016/17 and 2017/18

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

The 2017/18 total U.S. supply forecast was lowered 2.0 million cwt to 271.1 million cwt due to a smaller carryin. Production in 2017/18 remains forecast at 201.0 million cwt, down 10 percent from a year earlier. The 2017/18 U.S. export

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WASDE Rice: U.S. Stocks Lowered on Heightened Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 9, 2017

U.S. 2016/17 rice ending stocks are lowered 2.0 million cwt this month on increased exports. Milled exports for 2016/17 are raised 4.0 million cwt on strong demand particularly in the Middle East. However, rough exports for 2016/17 are lowered 2.0

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Rice Market: Uncertainty About U.S. Long Grain Acreage Supportive of Prices

👤By Bobby Coats, University of Arkansas Professor of Economics 🕔Jun 7, 2017

Domestic and global rice fundamentals remain bearish while U.S. acreage decrease may help firm near-term prices. Presently, I am cautiously bullish on U.S. long grain rice prices. The U.S. and global long grain rice market is a highly complex and

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Rice Update: Uncertainty in Extent of Flood Damage Keeps Market on Its Toes

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jun 2, 2017

For the third week in a row the weather continues to dominate the fundamentals in the rice market’s pricing complex.  Uncertainty arising from the amount of damage from the flooding in the Upper Delta region has kept the market on

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Rice Update: Weather Becoming Less Influential as Flood Losses Become More Apparent

Rice Update: Weather Becoming Less Influential as Flood Losses Become More Apparent

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔May 26, 2017

The rice market has continued to thrive under the current conditions, although many growers in farm country are not able to say the same.  Weather is still the underlying force influencing the market at this time but in some areas

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Rice Update: Acres Down Due to Price and Flooding

Rice Update: Acres Down Due to Price and Flooding

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔May 19, 2017

The rice market has been somewhat quieter this week as growers along the Upper Delta are beginning to assess the damage from the flooding and all of the attention has been focused in that area.  On balance, it has been

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Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Projected at 201Mln Cwt

Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Projected at 201Mln Cwt

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

The 2017/18 U.S. rice crop is projected at 201.0 million cwt, a decline of 10 percent from a year earlier, a result of a 16-percent reduction in harvested area.  In contrast, the average yield is projected at a record 7,716

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WASDE Rice: U.S. Stocks Down on Decreased Long-Grain Production

WASDE Rice: U.S. Stocks Down on Decreased Long-Grain Production

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

U.S. 2017/18 all rice production is forecast at 201.0 million cwt, down 23.1 million from the previous year, all on a large reduction in long grain acreage as indicated by the NASS Prospective Plantings survey issued March 31. The forecast

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