Rice and Corn Stocks Inventory, September 2020
- The total rice stocks inventory as of
01 September 2020was recorded at 1,823.31 thousandmetric tons, a contraction of 1.0 percentfrom the 1,842.37 thousandmetric tons level in same period of the previous year. In contrast, this rose by 2.1 percentfrom the previous month's inventory level of 1,786.25 thousandmetrics tons. (Figure 1 and Table 1)
- Compared with the previous year’s record, rice stocks inventory in the households and commercial warehouses grew by
26.0 percentand 3.0 percent,respectively. However, rice stocks inventory in NFA depositories dropped by percent.
- With reference to the previous month’s inventory level, rice stocks inventory in the households and NFA depositories declined by
0.5 percentand 5.6 percent,respectively. Nevertheless, stocks in commercial warehouses grew by 7.2 percent.
- The total rice stocks comprised of
46.5 percentfrom households, 42.9 percentfrom commercial warehouses and 10.6 percentfrom 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, the results of which are submitted to PSA. The NFA stocks are monitored from their warehouses/depositories.
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