Thailand raises 2018 rice export target to 10 million tonnes World

Thailand raises 2018 rice export target to 10 million tonnes

The Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) has revised its 2018 rice export target to 10 million tonnes from the previous forecast of 9.5 million tonnes, after exports of the grain for the first four months of this year performed better than expected.
Philippines to import 250,000 tonnes of rice in June World

Philippines to import 250,000 tonnes of rice in June

The Philippines, one of the world's top rice buyers, plans to import 250,000 tonnes of the grain next month, in order to increase stockpiles before the lean harvest season and offset potential crop damage during the typhoon season.
 Rice exports continue to decline Business

Rice exports continue to decline

Vietnam exported over 3.8 million tonnes of rice, raking in 1.6 billion USD from January 1 to August 31, showing considerable drops in both volume and value over the same period last year.
Philippines likely to halt rice imports World

Philippines likely to halt rice imports

The Philippines is unlikely to import any additional rice this year given its current abundant supply, according to a source from the country’s Ministry of Agriculture.
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Philippines to import 600,000 tonnes of rice in 2015

The Philippines’ National Food Authority initially approved the importation of 600,000 tonnes of rice in 2015 amid lower rice production and damage inflicted by typhoons this year, Manila Standard Today reported on December 12.