Rice and Corn Stocks Inventory, January 2021
- As of
01 January 2021,the rice stocks inventory was recorded at 2,332.00 thousandmetric tons. This was lower by -12.8 percentin comparison with the previous year's level of 2,675.04 thousandmetric tons. Likewise, rice stocks dropped by -15.7 percentover the previous month's level of 2,766.40 thousandmetric tons. (Figure 1 and Table 1)
- Year-on-year, rice stocks in household rose by
7.6 percent.However, rice stocks in commercial warehouses and NFA depositories both contracted by -27.5 percentand -32.8 percent,respectively.
- The rice stocks inventory in all sectors declined compared with the previous month's levels. Decrements were noted at
-20.3 percentin households, -13.2 percentin commercial warehouses, and -0.1 percentin NFA depositories.
- The total rice stocks inventory level during the month was comprised of
55.3 percentin households, 29.6 percentin commercial warehouses, and 15.1 percentin NFA depositories. (Table 1)
Monthly rice and corn stocks inventory are generated from three sectors, namely: household, commercial, and National Food Authority (NFA). The household stocks are taken from the results of Palay and Corn Stocks Survey (PCSS) of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), which covers farming and non-farming households nationwide. The commercial stocks are sourced from registered grains businessmen through the Commercial Stocks Survey (CSS). The CSS is conducted by NFA, and the results of which are submitted to PSA. The NFA stocks are monitored from their warehouses/depositories.
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