Rice is the most important grain in the Asian world, with citizens of Asia consuming 80 kilograms per year. China and India are the world’s largest producers of rice while Thailand and Vietnam are the world’s largest exporters. Scientists have now conclusively proven that rice was first cultivated on the Indian subcontinent and southern China. What better way to enjoy this staple of Asian cuisine with these super efficient rice cookers. Now great tasting rice is only a few small steps away.