Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
19/06/2017
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Finance and credit facilities
Description
Instructed banks to issue Letters of Credit (LC) to rice importers at a zero margin. The measure seeks to facilitate imports of rice in order to compensate for flood-related output losses and will be effective until 31 December 2017.