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Price of Thai rice forecast to continue falling

The price of Thai rice will drop by 10-15 percent in the next two months as a result of efforts made by the Government to sell more rice in its stock, Chookiat Ophaswongse, honorary president of the Thai Rice Exporters Association, has forecast.
Thailand: China rice deal collapse not expected to hurt orders World

Thailand: China rice deal collapse not expected to hurt orders

The Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) has recently affirmed that rice export activities of the country’s private sector are unlikely to be affected by China’s decision to cancel a deal on buying 1.2 million tonnes of rice from the government.
Thai rice exporters see higher 2014 shipments World

Thai rice exporters see higher 2014 shipments

The Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) expects the country to export 7.5 million tonnes of rice in 2014, up about 14 percent from the 6.6 million tonnes shipped in 2013, as Bangkok is struggling to fund a rice subsidy scheme.
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Thailand sets record rice stockpile

Rice stockpiles in Thailand, once the largest exporter in the world, are expanding to a record amount as the government pledging scheme has spurred famers to plant massive crops adding to the global surplus. $0
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Thailand rice exports face gloomy picture

Thailand exported 2.9 million tonnes of rice for 61,988 billion THB (equivalent to 2 billion USD) in this year’s first half, showing a year-on-year decrease of 8.4 percent.
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Thai rice exports dramatically slump

The Thai Rice Exporters Association has reported that rice exports during the first ten months of this year showed a drop of 40 percent in quantity and 28 percent in value from the same period last year.
World rice prices may soar next year Business

World rice prices may soar next year

The price of rice will rise to 700 USD per tonne next year even though India has returned to the market, according to the CEO of The Rice Trader, a leading trade publication and analyst of the global rice industry.
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Vietnam, Thailand share rice information

Vietnamese and Thai officials and experts have shared the latest information on rice production and export situation in their countries as well as the world food prices.
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VN could be world’s top rice exporter by 2015

Vietnam is forecast to overtake Thailand to become the world’s leading rice exporter before 2015 as Thai rice is more expensive to produce and the Vietnamese dong has become weaker , according to the Thai Rice Exporters Association.
Thai rice market share down in ASEAN World

Thai rice market share down in ASEAN

Thai rice exports to ASEAN are facing more challenges, as relatively higher prices and tariff cuts under the ASEAN Free Trade Area or AFTA make Thai rice less appealing to regional buyers.