Export prices of paraboiled rice from India extended gains and prices rose from last weeks $ 537-$ 546 to $ 542 – $ 550 per ton for this week. Milling of new seasons paddy is going on, but supplies are limited as Govenment purchases are also going on. Basmati paddy production in India increased from 11 million tons in the last year to 13 million tons for this year according to the news sources. Paddy prices have been increased from Rs.44 in the previous year to Rs.50per kg during this year. Demand for Basmati rice in the domestic as well export are have been increased.