Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
All
Date
01/02/2011
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Food subsidies
Description
Supplementary Fair Price Card programme launched to provide eligible households with up to 20 kg of foodgrains. Under the programme, rice to be sold at Taka 24/kg (USD 313/tonne) and wheat at Taka 20/kg (USD 261/tonne).