Rice Market: Buyers and Sellers Playing Tug of War

🕔Sep 14, 2018It has been a soggy week in the rice industry with most of the U.S. regions reporting saturated fields which has impeded harvest in some areas and second crop development […]

Rice Outlook: U.S. Crop Forecast Raised 4%

🕔Sep 14, 2018There were several revisions this month to the U.S. 2018/19 rice balance sheet. On the supply side, beginning stocks were decreased 5.4 million cwt to 29.4 million cwt based on […]

Global Markets: Rice – Venezuelan Purchases Up, Mostly Sourced from Brazil

🕔Sep 12, 2018In the first seven months of 2018, Venezuela has imported more rice than all of 2017. Purchases were particularly large ahead of the May 2018 elections. The suppliers to Venezuela […]

WASDE Rice: Higher U.S. Production Offsets Lower Beginning Stocks

🕔Sep 12, 2018U.S. 2018/19 all rice supplies are raised 3.3 million cwt this month to 275.9 million as higher production more than offsets lower beginning stocks. The August 24 NASS Rice Stocks […]

Rice Market: Strong Exports, Increase in Cash Bids

🕔Aug 31, 2018The rice industry continues to move forward as harvest begins to conclude along the Gulf Coast and gets well underway in the Delta. Export sales for the week posted strong number […]

Webinar: Rice Situation, Outlook, Stocks – Aug. 30

🕔Aug 27, 2018At 3 p.m. CST on August 30 the University of Arkansas will be hosting the next Food and Agribusiness Webinar.  Dr. Nathan Childs and Eugene Young will present back-to-back during […]

Rice Market: Above Average Yields in the Gulf; Quality Harvest Moving North

🕔Aug 27, 2018There have been a few interesting developments in the market since the last report but the overall atmosphere remains calm and business as usual. The export sales report for the week […]

Rice Market: U.S. Wins Iraqi Global Tender

🕔Aug 22, 2018Iraq recently agreed to purchase 30,000 MT of U.S. rice on a public tender with shipment scheduled sometime this fall. This purchase by Iraq’s Ministry of Trade was done under […]

Rice Market: Turkish Tariffs Add One More Barrier to Stable Trade

🕔Aug 20, 2018In the latest chapter of an escalating diplomatic and economic dispute, Turkey announced yet more retaliatory tariffs against the United States last week, targeting rice as well as other U.S. […]

Rice Market: All Eyes on Anticipated Volume of Arkansas’ Harvest

🕔Aug 20, 2018The activity that last week promised turned out to be short lived as the underlying market pulse seems to have returned to normal. The export sales report was half of last […]

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