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Weekly world market rice prices - USDA

Feb 14 (Reuters) - The U.S. Agriculture Department's
Commodity Credit Corporation announced the following world
market prices of milled and rough rice.
The data is adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location,
and the resulting marketing loan gain (MLG) and loan deficiency
payment (LDP) rates applicable to the 2017 crop.
Rough rice prices decreased, by $0.20 per cwt for long grain
and by $0.21 for medium/short grain, from the previous
The next rice report will be issued Wednesday, Feb. 21.

--------World Price------- MLG/LDP Rate
Milled Value Rough Rough
($/cwt) ($/cwt) ($/cwt)
Long Grain 16.35 10.46 0.00
Medium/Short 15.96 10.80 0.00
Brokens 9.86 ----- ----

This week's prevailing world market prices and MLG/LDP
rates are based on the following U.S. milling yields and the
corresponding loan rates:

U.S. Milling Yields Loan Rate
(lbs/cwt) ($/cwt)
Long Grain 55.33/14.35 6.54
Medium/Short 62.80/7.90 6.50

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(Washington commodities desk, 202 898 8318)

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