- Mar 23 - South Korea (Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corp) seeks 58,897 tons of non-glutinous rice for June and September arrival via tenders

- Philippines approved Vietnam, Thailand rice deals. Vietnam will deliver 300,000 tons while Thailand will ship 200,000 tons before May. The deals followed an auction held on Feb 27

- Thailand received bids for around 780,000 tons of rice out of the 1 MMT offered in its latest auction on March 6, 2015, and the government may approve sale to all bidders who tendered in the auction