Tuesday, December 11, 2018
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LT Foods sets up USD 5 mn plant in US for ready-to-heat rice

Leading basmati rice company LT Foods has set up a plant in the US for ready-to-heat organic rice with an investment of USD 5...

Bangladesh to import 100,000 tons of boiled rice from India

The total amount of rice will be imported at a cost of Tk 377.65 crore – each ton costing $455 or Tk37, 487. The...
Basmati farmers in Punjab & Haryana rake it in

Basmati farmers in Punjab & Haryana rake it in

Low inventory and a fall in taxes on account of GST, coupled with rising exports, have helped basmati farmers in Punjab and Haryana to...
Sri Lanka floats international tender for 200,000 MT of rice

Vietnam rice exporters should focus on Asian markets

Asia is the nearest and most important market for Vietnamese rice, Hue said. In the first nine months of 2017, rice exports to Asian...
Rice shipment REAP rejects TDAP proposal

Rice shipment: REAP rejects TDAP proposal

Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) has rejected Trade Development Authority of Pakistan's proposal of making pre-shipment inspection of all rice shipments mandatory. A...
Unprecedented rice output surprises Iranians

Unprecedented rice output surprises Iranians

Rice farmers in northern Iran have set a new record in the output volume harvesting about 2.3 million tons of the cereal grain over...

Rice basmati rises on uptick in demand

Rice basmati prices firmed up by Rs 200 per quintal at the wholesale grains market today on pick up in demand from retailers. However,...
Rice registers 7.2pc more production compared to set target

Rice registers 7.2pc more production compared to set target

Rice production registered 7.31 million tons during 2017-18 which is 7.2 per cent more than the target set by the government. According to official...
S. Korea’s rice output expected to fall below 4 mln-ton mark this year

S. Korea’s rice output expected to fall below 4 mln-ton mark this year

South Korea's rice output is expected to drop below the 4 million-ton mark for the first time in over three decades, due mainly to...

Rice Association (RA) brings out code of practice for basmati rice 2017

After eighteen months’ of negotiation, the Rice Association (RA) has announced a revised code of practice on basmati rice, which had last been updated...

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