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 […]

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: 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 […]

Rice Update: Market Upside Potential Appears Strong

🕔Feb 5, 2018The rice market has seen some marginal cooling off since the last report with some underlying factors taking a break from the significant upturn noted in the previous reports.  Export […]

Rice Update: Bullish Undertones in a Quiet Market

🕔Jan 29, 2018The rice market has remained very quiet over the past week, although the bullish undertones remain and if anything, have strengthened. The export sales report for the week reported yet lower […]

Rice Update: Upside Potential Appears Strong

🕔Jan 5, 2018The new year has rung in for the rice industry with very few changes in the aggregate market picture than that prior to the holidays. Asian pricing has appreciated somewhat on […]

Rice Update: Positive Market Signals Needed for New Crop Planting Decisions

🕔Dec 15, 2017The holiday season is upon us and the rice market has responded accordingly with trading and market moves grinding to a crawl. In the exports sales component, traders have begun to […]

Rice Update: Low Stocks Tighten Market Prices, Increased Demand Needed

🕔Dec 11, 2017As the holiday season approaches, the rice market is beginning to slow down as well with very little movement in most major market sectors. In the export sales component, total […]

Rice Update: Firm Market Brings Optimism to Farmers

🕔Dec 1, 2017The rice market continues to be quiet but upbeat as the market continues to digest the recent positive news of the Iraqi purchase.  Export sales were reported as “off” from […]

Rice Update: Market Moved by New Business, Demand Factors

🕔Nov 17, 2017For the first time in some weeks, the rice industry has seen some significant market movements as a result of new business and demand factors.  In the export sector, the […]

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