National Weekly Rice Summary

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

(Arkansas-Louisiana-Texas-California)

                             Domestic Trend
   
   In the south, long grain milled rice prices steady, instances .50 lower; 
medium grain milled rice steady.  Parboiled prices mostly steady, instance .50 
lower.  Second heads and Brewers prices steady to firm.  Rice by-products: Rice 
Bran, Millfeed and Rice Hulls steady.              
   In California, medium grain milled rice prices steady.  Second heads and 
Brewers steady to firm.  Rice by-products: Rice Bran steady.  Rice hull market 
not established. 
   CME Rough Rice settlements for Monday 7th, Mar 19 closed .185 higher at 
10.665; May 19 closed .185 higher at 10.825. US dollar index settled at 95.70.  
   
                    Arkansas          Texas         Louisiana      California
MILLED RICE	
Long white         23.00-25.00     24.50-26.75        22.50           -----   
Long brown         25.00-25.75        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       16.50-19.00     13.50-15.00        17.00        17.00-19.00   
Brewers            14.00-17.50     12.25-13.00        15.00        15.00-17.00      

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      90.00-120.00   110.00-130.00   120.00-145.00   155.00-160.00
Rice millfeed         40.00        40.00-45.00        40.00           -----
Rice hulls          5.00-10.00         5.00            5.00            0.00         
 
*NA = not available 

Source:  USDA Market News Service, Little Rock, AR
         James M. Ward, (501)823-1711 JamesM.Ward@ams.usda.gov
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LR_GR410.txt 
         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews