Bangladesh rice import | The Daily Star
  • Bangladesh rice import

    Supply adequate, yet rice prices up

    Rice prices have gone up as millers and traders hiked prices banking on the government decision to raise import duty on the cereal to 28 percent from 2 percent, say market insiders.

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    Food stock rises

    The government's food stock saw a rise this year compared to the same period last year. This was mainly due to a significant

  • Bangladesh inks deal with Thailand to import rice

    Bangladesh signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Thailand to import up to 10 lakh metric tonnes of rice each year till 2021.

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    Bangladesh finally finds rice in Cambodia

    Bangladesh signed an agreement with Cambodia to purchase 1 million tonnes of rice within the next five years, officials say.

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    Qamrul refuses to give stats of food reserve

    Food Minister Qamrul Islam has rubbished reports of “low food stock”, at a time when Bangladesh is importing rice following a price flare and market instability. He has categorically denied to share information on current food reserve and has drawn attention to future plans of food stocking instead.