Rice decreased to 13.16 USD/CWT in July from 14.54 USD/CWT in June of 2014. Rice averaged 7.99 from 1981 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 24.46 in April of 2008 and a record low of 0.75 in February of 1982.
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China is the biggest producer of rice in the world (30% of total production in 2010/11 fiscal year), followed by India (21%), Indonesia (8%), Bangladesh (7%), Vietnam and Thailand. Biggest exporters of rice include Thailand (30% of total exports), Vietnam (20%), India (11%) and the United States (10%). The biggest consumer of rice is China, followed by India, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Vietnam. Rice Futures are available for Trading in The Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT® ) which was established in 1848 and is a leading futures and futures-options exchange. More than 3,600 CBOT member/stockholders trade 50 different futures and options products at the CBOT by open auction and electronically. This page provides - Rice - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.