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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.

Domestic rice prices continue rising despite hefty imports

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 ...

Labourers unload rice bags from a supply truck at India's main rice port at Kakinada Anchorage in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh, India on 2 September 2021.

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

Bangladesh allows imports of around 1.7m tonnes rice

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

Dollar price on the rise

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.

Imported rice starts entering Bangladesh via land ports: Trader

Afghanistan

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 ...

Taliban walk in front of a military airplane a day after the U.S. troops withdrawal from Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan on 31 August 2021

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 ...

Pran Group to invest in India, Nassa Group in Saudi Arabia

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

Govt plans to import rice.

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

Bangladesh reviews more proposals to import rice: Official

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

Logistical bottlenecks seen limiting India's soymeal imports
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