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Government approves proposals to import...

Govt approves import of 350K tons of...

Government Affairs

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal says the government is trying to procure rice from different sources...

Government to import 550,000 tons of...

Govt to import half a million tons of...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 3 2021

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs gave its nod in principle to a proposal in this regard

Time frame for rice import LC extended...

Time frame for rice import LC extended...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 23 2021

Import duties cut down to stabilize market price of rice

Doraiswami: Expediting rice import from...

'Expediting rice import from India will...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 7 2021

He praised Bangladesh for its role in tackling the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic

Cabinet body okays import of 250,000...

Import of 250,000 tons of rice...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 6 2021

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal presided over the cabinet body’s virtual meeting

Rice import rockets 18 times through...

Rice import rockets 18 times through...

Business

Thu, Jan 11 2018

Around 120-130 truckloads of rice is being imported through the port nowadays as the demand in the local...

Government to import 150,000 tons of...

Government to import 150,000 tons of...

Commerce

Thu, Dec 7 2017

The Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase approved the purchase proposal in a meeting chaired by Finance...

Rice among top 5 most imported items...

Rice among top 5 most imported items...

Business

Fri, Oct 27 2017

More than 400,000 tons of rice has already been unloaded at the port from July to September 2017

Bangladesh to import 150,000 tons parboiled...

Bangladesh to import 150,000 tons parboiled...

Business

Thu, Oct 26 2017

150,000 tons will be imported from Thailand and rest will be supplied by local traders

Government to import 350,000 tons of...

Government to import 350,000 tons of...

Commerce

Tue, Oct 10 2017

An MOU was signed with Myanmar on September 17 and the cost per ton rice will be $442

Bangladesh to buy 250,000 tons of rice...

Bangladesh to buy 250,000 tons of rice...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 10 2017

Bangladesh has emerged as a major importer of the grain this year after floods damaged its crops

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Commerce

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Last month, the government signed two deals with Vietnam and Cambodia to import 2.5 million tons of rice...

Rice prices continue to go up

Rice prices continue to go up

Business

Sun, Sep 17 2017

‘The price spiral is likely to stop within the next few weeks as a good amount of rice would be available...

Rumour of halt to Indian rice imports...

Rumour of halt to Indian rice imports...

Commerce

Sat, Sep 16 2017

Following the rumour, the import price of the rice increased to $55 per ton, leading to a Tk10 hike per...

Tofail: Media reports on India rice...

Tofail: Media reports on India rice...

Commerce

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Several supply chains are trying to create an artificial rice crisis by spreading falsehoods, circulating...

Govt considers importing two million...

Govt considers importing two million...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 11 2017

Up to eight million tons of Boro paddy had been destroyed by the latest bout of monsoon floods that inundated...

Govt to import 500,000 tons of rice...

Govt to import 500,000 tons of rice...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 24 2017

'As a ton of wheat costs $251, the entire purchase will cost of the government Tk104 crore'

Rice import trapped in plastic

Rice import trapped in plastic

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 23 2017

At least 50,000 tons of rice are stuck at ports, a trader says

Rice price unlikely to drop despite...

Rice price unlikely to drop despite...

Business

Tue, Jul 18 2017

The government reserves some 500,000 to 600,000 tonnes of rice every year, while 3.4 million tonnes are...

27,000 tons of Vietnamese rice arrive...

27,000 tons of Vietnamese rice arrive...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 17 2017

The third consignment will arrive on July 21

20,000 tonnes of rice arrive from...

20,000 tonnes of rice arrive from...

Commerce

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Unloading of the rice may begin by Saturday or Sunday