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Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
22/04/2015
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Renewed incentives for Aus paddy cultivation for the 2015 season, allocating BDT 302 million (USD 3.8 million). The funds will serve to provide up to 210 000 farmers with subsidized fertilizers and seeds of high yielding and Nerica rice varieties, facilitating production of an additional 70 000 tonnes of Aus rice.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 September 2015.