India's rice exports may drop by 20% in 2016: FAO

India's rice exports may decline by 20 percent in 2016 due to tight supplies and growing domestic demand, according to the UN body FAO.

Rice exports up 6% at 8.44 million ton in April-December 2014

India's rice exports rose by 6.1 percent to 8.44 million tonnes during the April-December period of current fiscal compared to 7.95 million tonnes in the same period of 2013-14.

Japan to resume Fukushima rice exports

Japan is to restart exports of rice grown in Fukushima for the first time since foreign sales were halted due to fears of contamination by the nuclear disaster there, officials said Tuesday.

India's wheat, rice & corn exports may fall 29% in 2014-15

India's exports of wheat, rice and corn are expected to drop sharply by 29 percent to 13.5 million tonnes in the 2014-15 marketing year due to sluggish global prices, according to a USDA report.

USDA sees fall in India's rice output, exports this year

Harvesting in the rain-affected areas have been significantly delayed as the mechanical harvesters are unable to operate due to wet soil conditions, it said.

Rice exports jumps to 74.67 lakh tonnes during Apr-Dec 2012

Rice exports were at 74.67 lakh tonnes during April-December 2012 against 71.75 lakh tonnes in the full fiscal year of 2011-12, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

India may lose top slot as rice exporter in 2013

India had emerged as the world's largest rice exporter in 2012 beating its Asian counterpart Thailand with shipment of around 10 million tonnes. The country was at the third slot in 2011, it said.

Rice exports from India may decline in 2013: FAO

The fall in rice production in the current crop year in India against rising domestic demand is expected to affect exports of the key staple in 2013, United Nation's body FAO has said.

No need to ban rice, wheat exports due to poor rains: Govt

The government on Saturday said there is no need to ban exports of rice and wheat because of poor rains as the country has sufficient stock.

Govt allows export of rice for two months

Andhra Pradesh Wednesday decided to
permit export of raw rice from the state for a limited period
of two months with periodic monitoring of price.