Agriculture Strong rupee pushes India rice prices to seven-month high, dampening exports Updated : March 21, 2019 11:27 PM IST India's 5 percent broken parboiled variety was quoted around $392-$395 per tonne this week, up from $386-$389 last week. The Indian rupee was trading near its highest level in seven months, trimming returns from overseas sales for traders in the world's largest rice exporter. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.