Rice Prices
Temporal Info: 
Monthly
Units: 
U.S. Dollars/Kg
Source: 
FAO 2014
Footnote: 

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). 2014. Global Information and Early Warning System (GIEWS). Available online at http://www.fao.org/giews/pricetool/

This data represents the best available monthly price information for each country expressed in U.S. dollars per Kg. The price data comes from a combination of FAO Global Information and Early Warning System (GIEWS) and USAID Famine Early Warning System Network (FEWS) sources.

The FAO data comes from GIEWS. Note that seasonal patterns such as harvest periods may account for some of the variations in prices. Notes about variations in each commodity and location are given below, with source information following each country:

Bangladesh; Wholesale; National Average.
Brazil; Retail; Sao Paulo.
Cambodia: Phnom Penh, Rice (mix)
Chad; Retail; Rice (local); N'Djamena.
China; Wholesale; Hunan: Rice.
Colombia; Wholesale; Bogota: Rice (first quality).
Costa Rica; National Average; Rice (first quality); Retail.
Dominican Republic; Santo Domingo; Rice (first quality); Retail.
DR Congo; Retail; Kisangani: Local Rice.
El Salvador: San Salvador, Rice; wholesale.
Guatemala: Guatemala City, Rice (first quality).
Haiti: Rice (imported); Port-au-Prince; Retail.
Honduras: Tegucigalpa, Rice (second quality), wholesale.
India; Retail; Mumbai: Rice.
Indonesia; Retail; National Average (FAO)
Laos PDR: National Average, Rice (ordinary)
Madagascar; National average; Rice (imported); Retail.
Malawi; Retail, Lilongwe: Rice.
Mozambique; Retail; Maputo: Rice.
Nicaragua; Retail; National average; Rice (first quality).
Niger: Niamey, Rice (imported), wholesale.
Pakistan; Retail; Karachi: Basmati Rice.
Panama; Panama City; Rice (first quality); Wholesale.
Peru; Wholesale, National average. (FAO)
Tanzania; Wholesale; Dar es Salaam: Rice.
Uganda: Kampala, Rice; wholesale.
Vietnam; An Giang; Rice (20% broken); wholesale.