Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
07/09/2017
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import agreement
Description
Signed an MOU with Myanmar, giving it the option to purchase 250 000 tonnes of white rice and 50 000 tonnes of parboiled rice, per year, until 2022. An October decision authorized the first purchase under the agreement, for a total of 100 000 tonnes.