Vietnam Exports About 6.04 Million Tons Rice During January 1 – December 26, 2014

By | January 28, 2015

Vietnam exported around 6.036 million tons of rice during January 1 – December 26, 2014, down about 10% from around 6.71 million tons of rice exported in full year of 2013, according to data from the Vietnam Food Association (VFA). Average rice export price so far in this year stands at around $440 per ton (FOB), up about 1.6% per ton from about $433 per ton recorded same time last year.

During December 1- 26, 2014, Vietnam exported around 195,747 tons of rice, down about 64% from around 540,378 tons rice exported in full month of December 2013, and down about 60% from around 484,513 tons rice exported in full month of November 2014. Average export prices in so far in December stand at around $478 per ton, up about 5% from a year ago, and up about 3% per ton from a month ago.