'As a ton of wheat costs $251, the entire purchase will cost of the government Tk104 crore'
At least 50,000 tons of rice are stuck at ports, a trader says
The government reserves some 500,000 to 600,000 tonnes of rice every year, while 3.4 million tonnes are...
The third consignment will arrive on July 21
Unloading of the rice may begin by Saturday or Sunday
Rice prices in India have risen as result of a revival in demand
The current retail price of coarse rice is Tk48 – which is Tk18 higher than what the price was this time...
'We can do nothing if the prices go up at source. We buy the rice at higher price from storehouses and...
Bangladesh is set to procure 250,000 tonnes of white and parboiled rice from Vietnam to maintain immediate...
The price of coarse rice in the capital was increased by Tk5 per kg which is now selling at Tk48 at new...
'It is true that the price of rice has gone up. But there is a lot of rice in the market. Rice mills...
Rice millers as well as dealers had to pay their loan within 30 days after they took the credit
The government will import 200,000 tonnes of white rice at $430 per tonne and 50,000 tonnes of parboiled...
Bangladesh has started a new programme to import 600,000 tonnes of rice from global market after multiple...
Bangladesh produces around 34 million tonnes of rice annually, which it uses to feed its population
Flash floods hit domestic output, pushing up rice prices to record high and bringing down state reserves...
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