Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
12/11/2015
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Government procurement, purchasing prices
Description
Announced that it would purchase 200 000 tonnes of rice from the 2015 Aman harvest, between 15 December 2015 and 15 March 2016. Procurement prices under the programme were set at BDT 31 per kilo (USD 390 per tonne), down 3 percent from prices offered for Aman rice in 2014.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 1 December 2015.