Products / Rice Specification of Rice
Standards for Cargo Rice
Grades
Grain Classification (%)
Size of
Head rice
(parts)

Size of
Brokens
(parts)

Grain Composition (%)
Rice and matter that may be present, not exceeding (%)
Long Grain
Short grain
(6.2 mm.)
Whole
Kernels
Head rice
Brokens
Red
kernels
Yellow
kernels
Chalky
kernels
Damaged
kernels
White
glutinous
rice
Undeveloped, Immature
kernels, Other seeds and
Foreign matter, Singly or comblned
Paddy
Class1
(>7.0 mm.)
Class 2
and or 3 (>6.2 - 7.0 mm.)
100% Grade A
70.0
-
5.0
8.0
5.0 - 8.0
80.0
-
4.0
1.0
0.5
3.0
0.5
1.5
3.0
0.5
100% Grade B
55.0
-
6.0
8.0
5.0 - 8.0
80.0
-
4.5
1.5
0.75
6.0
0.75
1.5
5.0
1
100% Grade C
40.0
-
7.0
8.0
5.0 - 8.0
80.0
-
5.0
2.0
0.75
6.0
0.75
1.5
5.0
1
5%
30.0
-
10.0
7.5
3.5 - 7.5
75.0
-
7.0
2.0
1.0
6.0
1
1.5
6.0
1
10%
20.0
-
15.0
7.0
3.5 - 7.0
70.0
-
12.0
2.0
1.0
7.0
1
1.5
7.0
2
15%
10.0
-
35.0
6.5
3.0 - 6.5
65.0
-
17.0
5.0
1.0
7.0
1.5
2.5
8.0
2

 

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0 = NIL - not specified