Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Rice traders plotting to make excessive profits: Razzaque
The rice mill owners, wholesalers, and middlemen are jointly involved in various schemes to make excessive profits, agriculture minister Md Abdur Razzaque alleged Sunday.
26 October 2020, 08:39
Flooding slows rice harvest in Asian hubs, pushes up domestic rates in Bangladesh
Flooding slowed rice harvest in most Asian hubs this week, pushing up export prices for the Vietnamese variety and domestic rates in Bangladesh, while Thai traders warned of a risk to fresh supply.
23 October 2020, 08:52
Govt fixes potato prices
The government has fixed the price of potatoes at the three stages of its sales. Department of Agricultural Marketing took the decision on Wednesday
14 October 2020, 18:50
PM Hasina satisfied with standard of rice at govt warehouses
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday expressed her satisfaction over the standard of the rice stored in the public storage depots
6 October 2020, 23:28
Reviving the economy through agriculture
Agricultural marketing can play a vital role in overcoming the crisis of both COVID-19 and post-COVID-19 situations
5 October 2020, 21:57
Rice market needs monitoring to keep prices in control
Lack of pragmatic decisions and inadequate monitoring leaves the rice market unstable
3 October 2020, 13:45
Rice price in Vietnam drop as harvest begins, Philippines halts buying
Rice export prices fell in top hubs this week, with rates in Vietnam extending a slide as the Philippines halted purchases and the onset of a new harvest added pressure
25 September 2020, 12:01
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, 09:12
High rice prices hit the low incomes
The price of coarse rice that has gone up, the rice mostly consumed by poor and low-income people. Their income has already decreased due to the coronavirus outbreak, and now the increase in the ...
8 September 2020, 13:21
Rice price shoots up as govt lags behind in collection
People who are facing an economic crisis due to the novel coronavirus outbreak and the flood-affected people are suffering due to the hike in rice prices
26 August 2020, 15:21