• USA Rice Participates in World’s Largest Annual Food & Hospitality Show

    Feb 26, 2016
    Gulfood is the largest food show in the world and USA Rice has been on the show floor all week to meet with companies conducting business in the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa. Gulfood attracts importers, manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers, and government officials from around the world, making this show a central place for USA Rice to tout the quality of U.S.-grown rice and network with potential traders on behalf of the industry.
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  • USA Rice Hosts “Cocina Viva” Chef Seminar in Bogota

    Feb 22, 2016
    Earlier this month, USA Rice partnered with the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council to conduct a culinary seminar for the hotel, restaurant, and institutional sector here. The interactive session was led by Executive Chef Bernardo Gómez, a professor and member of the Colombia Gastronomical Academy and honorary member of the Colombian Chef Association.
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  • New Tender for US Origin Rice Follows USA Rice Technical Seminar

    Feb 11, 2016
    The Ministry of Trade of Iraq has issued a new tender here for 90,000 metric tons of rice specifically of U.S. origin. Bids are due in 10 days, and while the offer of a tender does not guarantee a sale, the move was welcomed in the United States.
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  • Korea Ships First Rice to China

    Feb 03, 2016
    News in South Korea today is that 30 tons of rice was loaded in containers at Gunsan port on January 29 headed to China, where the rice will be sold in Lotte Mart stores in Shanghai. Another 70 tons will follow in February with a total of 2,000 MT expected to be exported to China this year.
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