Imports fail to cool down onion prices
Onion prices continue to remain high in Dhaka kitchen markets, despite imports coming into the country from neighbouring India
25 September 2020, 3:55
Onion price decreases as Indian trucks start entering Bangladesh
The price of onions in wholesale and local markets is on the decline as Indian trucks carrying onions have started entering Bangladesh through different land ports
20 September 2020, 6:50
Asian rice market
Weak demand hits top export hubs, Bangladesh struggles to stock up
Demand for rice from Asian export hubs waned this week, with Bangladesh holding off with imports even as its drive to shore up supplies fell short of targets after floods destroyed crops.
19 September 2020, 3:12
Decision to ban onion export political: Indian politicians
All India Kisan Sabha general secretary Ajit Navale alleged the government has decided to ban export of onions to control the price of the root vegetables ahead of Bidhan Sabha elections
16 September 2020, 8:46
India bans export of onion again
The Indian government on Monday prohibited the export of all varieties of onion except in cut, sliced or powdered form.
14 September 2020, 16:14
Work abstention brings containers to a halt at Chattogram port
The Chattogram Prime Mover-Trailer Sramik Union called for work abstention from 6:00am Saturday
12 September 2020, 10:34
BJMC chooses $87 over $90 for every 100 jute sacks
BJMC signed the agreement with Taif International on 30 July, taking the decision to sell the sacks on the day before. According to the agreement, it will buy 135,000 bales of jute at the rate of USD ...
10 September 2020, 11:51
US to block cotton, tomato imports from China over forced labour
US Customs and Border Protection officials have prepared orders to block imports of cotton and tomato products from western China's Xinjiang region over allegations they are produced with forced ...
9 September 2020, 5:18
Bangladesh garment exports rebound from coronavirus crisis
Over 4,500 garment factories of Bangladesh employ more than four million workers -- about two-thirds of them women -- and hundreds of thousands were laid off
1 September 2020, 12:34
Promote small investors, PM Hasina asks BEZA
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the Bangladesh Export Zone Authority to promote small entrepreneurs, particularly the young generation, alongside attracting foreign investment
20 August 2020, 11:38