Global Markets – Rice – Philippines Nearly Ties with China as Top Global Importer Oct 11, 2019

🕔Oct 11, 2019In just a few years, the Philippines has emerged as one of the top global importers of rice, nearly on par with China. The Philippines rice imports have nearly quadrupled, […]

Ag Trade: Growing Meat Demand, Feedstuffs Imports in Southeast Asia Apr 25, 2019

🕔Apr 25, 2019Earlier this month, the USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) published an article (“Southeast Asia’s Growing Meat Demand and Its Implications for Feedstuffs Imports,” by Tani Lee and James Hansen) which […]

Global Markets: Wheat – Smaller Production, Lower Consumption, Tighter Stocks Apr 10, 2019

🕔Apr 10, 2019Global production in 2018/19 was down 4 percent from the previous year to the lowest level in 4 years. Much of the decline was in major exporting countries. The European […]

Global Markets: Rice – Philippine Imports at Record Levels Mar 8, 2019

🕔Mar 8, 2019As of March 5 2019, the Philippines has implemented a law replacing rice import quantitative restrictions with tariffs and reverting the Minimum Access Volume (MAV) from 805,200 tons to its […]

Dossett on Rice: Beware of Planting Too Much Rice in 2019 Dec 21, 2018

🕔Dec 21, 2018CASH MARKET Thai rice prices have remained steady to higher for 3 weeks. White 5% is up to $404. Thai officials still believe they can export 11 MM tons because […]

Dossett on Rice: Texas Needs Rain Break; Futures Promising Nov 2, 2018

🕔Nov 2, 2018The Philippine tender for 203,000 MT for October 26th  has been postponed to November 6th. Thailand is really pushing new rice sales in an attempt to achieve an 11 million […]

Biofuel: U.S. Ethanol Exports Continue Upward Streak May 18, 2018

🕔May 18, 2018Seven months into the 2017/2018 marketing year, the United States has exported nearly one billion gallons of ethanol, up 15 percent year-over-year and an indication of ethanol exports’ support for […]

Global Markets: Wheat – Imports Surge in Indonesia, Middle East Dec 13, 2017

🕔Dec 13, 2017Indonesia: Strong Wheat Imports Displace Other Grains Indonesia’s drive for self-sufficiency is resulting in record wheat imports displacing imported rice and corn. The country’s rise to the second-largest wheat importer […]

U.S. Farm Exports Hit 3rd Highest Level on Record Nov 20, 2017

🕔Nov 20, 2017U.S. agricultural exports totaled $140.5 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2017, climbing nearly $10.9 billion from the previous year to the third-highest level on record, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny […]

Rice: U.S. Production, Consumption, and Exports Projected to Decline Oct 27, 2017

🕔Oct 27, 2017While global rice production and trade are shifting slightly, the 2017-2018 U.S. rice market will likely see declines in production, consumption, exports and stocks, according to the U.S. Department of […]

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