National Weekly Rice Summary

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

(Arkansas-Louisiana-Texas-California)

                             Domestic Trend
   
   In the south, long and medium grain milled rice prices steady to weak.  
Parboiled prices steady.  Second heads and Brewers prices mostly steady, 
instances 2.00 higher in Texas.  Rice by-products: Rice Bran prices mostly 
steady instances 5.00-10.00 lower, Millfeed and Rice Hulls steady.              
   In California, medium grain milled rice prices steady to 1.00 lower.  Second 
heads and Brewers steady.  Rice by-products: Rice Bran prices steady to 20.00 
lower and Rice hulls steady. 
   
                    Arkansas          Texas         Louisiana      California
MILLED RICE	
Long white         23.25-25.00     24.50-26.75        22.50           -----   
Long brown         25.25-25.75        28.75            NA             -----     
Medium white       30.00-31.50        -----           31.50        36.00-39.00
Medium brown           NA             -----            NA          36.00-39.00   
Short white           -----           -----           -----            NA     
Parboiled          26.00-26.25        32.50           -----           -----
Second heads       18.00-19.00     13.50-17.00        17.00        18.00-19.00   
Brewers            15.50-17.50     13.00-15.25        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      75.00-90.00    100.00-110.00   120.00-145.00   125.00-150.00
Rice millfeed         40.00           40.00           40.00           -----
Rice hulls          5.00-10.00         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
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/LR_GR410.txt 
         www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews