rice production | The Daily Star
  • Govt mulling rice export

    Rice prices hit 3-year low

    Rice prices have fallen to a nearly three-year low impacted by downturn in paddy prices at the farmers’ level in the wake of good harvest as well as higher private and public stocks of the grain.

  • Tofail Ahmed

    Govt to export rice: Commerce minister

    Government is considering exporting rice as the production has surpassed the required amount by 40-50 lakh metric tonnes at present, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed says.