National Weekly Rice Summary
USDA - Mon Apr 15, 4:32PM CDT
LR_GR410   
Little Rock, AR    Mon Apr 15, 2019    USDA Market News Service

                       National Weekly Rice Summary
                 (Arkansas-Louisiana-Texas-California)

                             Domestic Trend
   
   In the south, long and medium grain milled rice prices steady.  Parboiled 
prices steady.  Second heads and Brewers prices steady.  Rice by-products: 
Rice Bran, Millfeed and Rice Hulls steady.              
   In California, medium grain milled rice prices steady.  Second heads and 
Brewers steady.  Rice by-products: Rice Bran and Rice hulls steady. 
   CME Rough Rice settlements for Monday 15h, May 19 closed .095 higher at 
10.555; Jly 19 closed .16 higher at 10.765; Sep 19 closed .16 higher at 10.855.  
US dollar index settled at 96.95.  NASS crop progress report as of April 14, 
2019:  Rice Planted � Arkansas 19%, Louisiana 77%, Mississippi 17%, Missouri 
15% and Texas 55%; Rice Emerged � Arkansas 3%, Louisiana 62%, Mississippi 7% 
and Texas 26%.   
   
                    Arkansas          Texas         Louisiana      California
MILLED RICE	
Long white         23.50-25.00     24.50-26.75        22.50           -----   
Long brown         25.50-25.75        28.75            NA             -----     
Medium white       30.00-31.50        -----           31.50        37.00-39.00
Medium brown           NA             -----            NA          37.00-39.00   
Short white           -----           -----           -----            NA     
Parboiled             26.00           32.50           -----           -----
Second heads       18.00-19.00     13.50-15.00        17.00        18.00-19.00   
Brewers            14.00-17.50     12.25-13.00        15.00        16.00-17.00      

Domestic shipment: Offers, fob mills, milled rice, spot prices, dollars per 
cwt, bagged. (All milled rice grade No 2 not to exceed 4 percent broken, except 
California grade No 1. All second heads grade No 4 or better, second head and 
brewers are bulk.)  

Rice by-products (spot prices, dollars per short ton, fob mills).

Rice fat bran      90.00-100.00   100.00-120.00   120.00-145.00   145.00-150.00
Rice millfeed         40.00           40.00           40.00           -----
Rice hulls            10.00            5.00            5.00         0.00-5.00         
 
*NA = not available 

Source:  USDA Market News Service, Little Rock, AR
         James M. Ward, (501)823-1711 JamesM.Ward@usda.gov
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