Rice Update: All Eyes on USDA Prospective Plantings Report

🕔Mar 16, 2018Another slow week has passed in the rice market with very little news to report at this time. Cash markets remain very quiet as there is little left to trade, particularly […]

Global Markets: Rice – Global Trade Hits Record with Shifting Suppliers

🕔Mar 9, 2018Paraguay Emerges as Rice Exporter, Shifting Trade Flows in South America and Beyond Over the past decade, Paraguay’s rice production has quadrupled, driving it to find export opportunities. Accordingly, its […]

Rice: How Will Steel, Aluminum Tariffs Affect Exports?

🕔Mar 9, 2018President Trump may follow through as early as today on last week’s announcement that he will impose import duties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum.  Threats […]

Rice Update: Weekly Export Sales Up 62% From Previous Week

🕔Mar 2, 2018Slow and steady, quiet and bereft of news, the mantra of the current rice industry movements holds true for yet another week. Most of the market has remained virtually unchanged from […]

Rice Update: Muted Market Tone Persists with Weakened Demand

🕔Feb 23, 2018The rice market has maintained its muted tone over the past week as has been anticipated by most in the trade and few hold strong expectations that the current situation […]

Rice Outlook: India Projected To Export Record 12.5 Mln Tons in 2018

🕔Feb 13, 2018There were no supply or use revisions to the 2017/18 U.S. rice balance sheet this month. Production remains estimated at 178.2 million cwt, 20.5 percent below a year earlier. Imports […]

Rice Update: Stronger Export Demand Needed

🕔Feb 9, 2018The rice market has experienced a general malaise this week with a lackluster future performance, a lukewarm sales report, softening Asian pricing, and a downward trading futures market.  In the […]

Global Markets: Rice – China Strengthens Its Importance in Global Trade

🕔Feb 9, 2018For several years, China has been the top rice importer, but now its exports are beginning to have a growing impact on trade patterns. Its current dual roles as top […]

Rice: Specialty Rice Shipments Up 35%

🕔Feb 9, 2018USA Rice released the annual U.S. Rice Domestic Usage Report today, tracking shipments and consumption of U.S. milled rice from August 2015 to July 2016. According to the report, U.S. […]

WASDE Rice: Season-Average Farm Price Lowered

🕔Feb 9, 2018The U.S. 2017/18 rice supply and demand estimates are unchanged this month. The projected season-average farm price for all rice is lowered 10 cents at the midpoint of the range. […]

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