Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
23/05/2017
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import agreement
Description
Renewed a Memorandum of Understanding with Viet Nam, giving Bangladesh the option to import up to 1.0 million tonnes of Vietnamese rice per year, until 2022. The agreement was soon followed by the purchase of 250 000 tonnes of Vietnamese rice.