Rice and Corn Stocks Inventory
• As of 01 December 2018, the total rice stocks inventory was
• Year-on-year, rice stocks in the households and in NFA depositories dropped by
• Over the last month, stocks inventory in all sectors displayed a decline of
• Of the total stocks inventory, more than half (56.18%) were in the households,
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 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 the NFA, the results of which are submitted to PSA. NFA stocks are monitored from their warehouses/depositories.