Rice price in Vietnam drop as harvest begins, Philippines halts buying
Rice export prices fell in top hubs this week, with rates in Vietnam extending a slide as the Philippines halted purchases and the onset of a new harvest added pressure
25 September 2020, 6:01
Asian rice market
Weak demand hits top export hubs, Bangladesh struggles to stock up
Demand for rice from Asian export hubs waned this week, with Bangladesh holding off with imports even as its drive to shore up supplies fell short of targets after floods destroyed crops.
19 September 2020, 3:12
High rice prices hit the low incomes
The price of coarse rice that has gone up, the rice mostly consumed by poor and low-income people. Their income has already decreased due to the coronavirus outbreak, and now the increase in the ...
8 September 2020, 7:21
Rice price shoots up as govt lags behind in collection
People who are facing an economic crisis due to the novel coronavirus outbreak and the flood-affected people are suffering due to the hike in rice prices
26 August 2020, 9:21
India rice prices rise as flood damages huge crops in Bangladesh
Rice export prices in top-hub India edged higher this week as floods and surging coronavirus cases hammered supply and export logistics
20 August 2020, 13:39
Govt must control rice market at once
The hike of rice prices in the capital city has become a matter of concern because once prices go up, it is difficult to get them down
20 August 2020, 10:12
Rice price in Thailand hit 4-month low, Vietnam jumps
Rice export prices in Thailand dropped to their lowest level in four months this week, amid weakness in the domestic currency and sluggish demand, while Vietnamese rates rose after incessant rains ...
10 July 2020, 3:47
Govt plans to import rice, says food ministry
The government has planned to import rice, if needed, by reducing import duty to keep its market stable and prevent price manipulation.
7 July 2020, 11:07
India rice prices hit over 2-month low
Indian export rice prices fell to their lowest in more than two months this week due to a weaker rupee and muted demand, while mounting supplies from an ongoing harvest weighed on Vietnamese rates
19 June 2020, 4:39
Govt to procure rice at previously fixed rates: Food minister
Food minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Wednesday said that the government would procure rice or paddy at the rates it announced earlier and the prices would not be hiked
17 June 2020, 14:35