Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/11/2012
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Government procurement, purchasing prices
Description
Set a procurement target of 250 000 tonnes of parboiled rice and 50 000 tonnes of white rice from the Aman harvest. Volumes are to be purchased at Taka 26 per kg (USD321 per tonne) and Taka 25 per kg (USD 309 per tonne), respectively, between 9 December 2012 and 28 February 2013.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 January, 2013