Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Bangladesh
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
08/02/2018
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Government procurement, purchasing prices
Description
Revised the 2017 Aman procurement target for the second time since January 2018, setting it at 600 000 tonnes, twice the level foreseen in November 2017. The procurement drive ran from 3 December 2017 to 7 March 2018, offering BDT 39 per kg (USD 469 per tonne) of Aman rice purchased.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 April 2018.