Rice Imports to Philippines 2019 – Philippines Import Data of Rice

28 September 2020
Philippines Import Data

The value of rice imported to the Philippines totaled USD 1,009 million in 2019, a rise from 2018’s USD 736 million. Philippines imported about 6,647,558 tonnes of rice in 2019. According to Philippines import data, Philippines imported rice the most to Vietnam, which shared around 70% value to total imports. Let’s have a glimpse of Philippines import market of rice with Philippines import statistics.


Philippines Imports Rice 2010-2019 (Value-wise)


According to Philippines shipment data, the value of rice imports totaled USD 1,652 million in 2010, which declined tin 2011. That dollar amount rose in 2012 and declined in 2013. Year 2014 and 2015 recorded an increase in value of rice imports and year 2016 and 2017 registered a decline in value of rice imports. Philippines rice imports rose in 2018, which further increased to USD 1,009 million in 2019. Below given chart and table shows dollar amount of Philippines rice imports in the last 10 years.


Year

Value USD Million

2010

1,652

2011

383

2012

424

2013

172

2014

446

2015

464

2016

210

2017

278

2018

736

2019

1,009

 


Philippines Imports Rice 2010-2019 (Quantity-wise)


In terms of quantity, Philippines imported the highest quantity of rice in 2018 and 2019. Since 2010, quantity of rice imports to Philippines has been rising and settled at 6,647,558 tonnes in 2019. Below given chart and table shows quantity of rice imported to Philippines from 2010 to 2019.


Year

Quantity (Tonnes)

2010

1,976,476

2011

2,767,590

2012

2,999,126

2013

2,474,255

2014

2,869,433

2015

3,384,635

2016

4,626,204

2017

5,294,054

2018

6,695,010

2019

6,647,558

 


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Philippines’ Top 5 Import Partners of Rice 2019


Philippines top 5 imports partners of rice in 2019 were Vietnam (USD 705 million), Thailand (USD 142 million), Myanmar (USD 68 million), Pakistan (USD 59 million) and India (USD 21 million). According to Philippines trade data, Philippines top 5 import partners of rice shared 98.7% to overall value of rice import shipments. Below given chart and table shows percentage share of these countries recorded in 2019.


Country

Value USD %

Vietnam

69.8

Thailand

14.1

Myanmar

6.8

Pakistan

5.9

India

2.1

 


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Philippines is World’s 5th Largest Import Country of Rice


Philippines stood at 5th position in world’s top 10 import countries of rice during 2019. The top-ten countries accounted for 39.9% to global rice imports. Below given chart and table shows percentage share of top importer countries of rice imports in 2019.


Country

Value USD %

Iran

6.3

Saudi Arabia

6.1

China

5.4

United States

4.7

Philippines

4.4

Iraq

2.9

United Arab Emirates

2.7

Cote d’lvoire

2.6

Benin

2.5

France

2.3

 


Amid coronavirus outbreak, the Philippines has imported more rice as compared to the previous years in order to fulfill domestic rice needs. The demand and consumption of rice rose considerably especially in Covid-19 lockdown months of 2020. Analyze Philippines imports of rice from updated data right here.

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