Monday, 20 September 2021
Domestic rice prices continue rising despite hefty imports
Domestic rice prices in Bangladesh, traditionally a top producer that emerged as a major buyer after floods, rose again this week despite hefty imports.
16 Sep 2021, 21:12
India may corner nearly half of global rice trade as exports soar to record
India could account for as much as 45 per cent of global rice exports in 2021 as expanded port-handling capacity allows the world's second largest rice grower after China to ship record volumes to ...
16 Sep 2021, 18:31
Bangladesh allows imports of around 1.7m tonnes rice
Bangladesh, domestic rice prices dropped slightly after the government allowed private importers to import around 1.7 million tonnes
09 Sep 2021, 22:50
Dollar price on the rise
Though beneficiaries of wage earners’ income and exports are happy over the rise in dollar price but pressure mounts on importers
08 Sep 2021, 23:00
Imported rice starts entering Bangladesh: Trader
Most of the rice will be imported from India due to proximity, but Indian prices could go up due to demand from Bangladesh, a Dhaka-based trader said.
02 Sep 2021, 22:26
What leverage do US, allies have over Taliban?
Afghanistan relies on imports for the lion’s share of the food and fuel consumed and clothing. The Taliban cannot pay for such imports without access to dollars and Afghanistan’s foreign currency ...
02 Sep 2021, 15:08
Pran Group to invest in India, Nassa Group in Saudi Arabia
Many individuals, whose companies export finished goods, now want to make wealth at foreign countries. Many people have laundered money and are now running business abroad as well as amassing huge ...
31 Aug 2021, 22:10
Govt approves import of 1.7m tonnes of rice
The government has permitted 428 business firms to import 1.72 million metric tonnes of rice at a lower duty rate, aiming to keep the rice market stable in Bangladesh
30 Aug 2021, 19:48
Bangladesh reviews more proposals to import rice: Official
Bangladesh has allowed private traders to import 400,000 tonnes of rice so far as the country tries to tame rising grain prices
26 Aug 2021, 19:57
Logistical bottlenecks seen limiting India's soymeal imports
Indian traders are scrambling to secure prompt shipments of soymeal after New Delhi relaxed rules to allow the import of 1.2 million tonnes of the animal feed
26 Aug 2021, 16:54