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Bangladesh update

19 / 10 / 2018

Bangladesh update

The USDA has forecast Bangladeshi milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (May – April) at 34.5 million MTS, representing a 5.79% increase year-on-year. Harvested area and the average...

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19 / 10 / 2018

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The USDA has forecast Bangladeshi milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (May – April) at 34.5 million...

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26 / 09 / 2018

#Bangladesh: #Rice farmers growing more salt-tolerant varieties in response to climate change https://t.co/6cmL4svPBk

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19 / 09 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Climate change has caused #rice production in coastal villages to decline by 69% in 18 years (Fr.) https://t.co/OHzeWs8rTo

Bangladesh imports update

29 / 08 / 2018

Bangladesh imports update

The USDA has forecast Bangladeshi imports in the 2018/19 marketing year (May - April) at 600,000 MTS (milled equivalent), down by 83.2% year-on-year. According to local reports, this is due to...

Bangladesh update

15 / 08 / 2018

Bangladesh update

The USDA has forecast Bangladesh’s milled rice production in the 2018/19 marketing year (May – April) at 34.4 million MTS, up by 5.2% year-on-year. Harvested area is forecast to...

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07 / 08 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Agricultural experts call for increased Aus #paddy production

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07 / 08 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Agricultural experts call for increased Aus #paddy production https://t.co/Z3766b9iZt

Bangladesh production update

02 / 08 / 2018

Bangladesh production update

The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics has estimated Bangladesh’s 2018 Boro crop milled rice production at 19.5 million MTS, up by 8.67% year-on-year, according to local reports. Production was...

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11 / 07 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Domestic traders, millers and importers blame each other for rising local #rice prices https://t.co/tvgJsgMaPu

Trade through Bangladesh’s Hili Land Port disrupted by strike

05 / 07 / 2018

Trade through Bangladesh’s Hili Land Port disrupted by strike

Trade through Bangladesh’s Hili Land Port has been disrupted as Indian truckers held a strike yesterday, according to reports. Indian truckers demanded that rice imported into Bangladesh be...

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03 / 07 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Locally-developed #rice varieties steadily being adopted by farmers https://t.co/AF8qUizBcx

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02 / 07 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Government doubles the amount of subsidised #rice for the country's 'poor' https://t.co/m2xdDYENPW

Banks in Bangladesh to implement LC margins

27 / 06 / 2018

Banks in Bangladesh to implement LC margins

Bangladesh’s central bank, Bangladesh Bank (BB), has instructed banks countrywide to implement margins for opening letters of credit (LC) for rice imports, according to reports. In H2 2017,...

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27 / 06 / 2018

#Bangladesh Bank aims to discourage #rice imports by fixing a margin for opening letters of credit https://t.co/81si9Ly1WS

Bangladesh stocks and domestic prices update

25 / 06 / 2018

Bangladesh stocks and domestic prices update

Domestic Bangladeshi paddy prices have begun to rise following the government’s reimplementation of a 28% import tariff for the 2018/19 financial year (July – June), according to local...

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19 / 06 / 2018

Domestic #rice prices in #Bangladesh rise by BDT 1 - 2 per kg (US $11.86 - $23.73 PMT) following import tariff incr… https://t.co/M3Zu5pPnUn

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13 / 06 / 2018

#Bangladesh: 8,000 MTS of imported #rice are stuck at Hili Land Port following import tariff increase https://t.co/LOf6vSopiZ

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12 / 06 / 2018

#Bangladesh imported 3.17 million MTS of milled #rice during July 2017 - February 2018 https://t.co/ilaUwrThF5

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08 / 06 / 2018

#LRI Weekly Report Published! #Bangladesh raises its #rice import tariff; #Egypt to import rice; #Thai rice exports https://t.co/m63PsjdmzS

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08 / 06 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Increase in #rice import duty too late to for farmers who have sold their crops to middlemen https://t.co/robOViiqID

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01 / 06 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Increased planted area this year could push world #rice production to a new record https://t.co/eeiqFSopWp

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25 / 05 / 2018

#Bangladesh's Boro #rice crop may exceed target and reach 19.7 million MTS (milled) https://t.co/W6c1JqEDx7

Bangladesh planting update

24 / 05 / 2018

Bangladesh planting update

According to reports citing government sources, Bangladesh’s 2018 Boro crop milled rice production is expected to reach 19.7 million MTS, exceeding the target of 19 million MTS and...

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23 / 05 / 2018

#Vietnamese #rice exports to #Bangladesh, #Turkey and #Iraq increase both in volume and value https://t.co/qKsQNswsz9

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21 / 05 / 2018

#Bangladesh #Rice Research Institute's Hybrid Rice Division suffering from a lack of staff https://t.co/cb4KP2oGug

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15 / 05 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Heavy rain floods 500ha of #paddy fields in Ghatail https://t.co/lE4BHfgMbo

Bangladesh local price update

01 / 05 / 2018

Bangladesh local price update

Domestic rice prices have decreased in Bangladesh as imports and Boro crop rice begin to arrive on to the market, according to local reports. The price of white rice has decreased by 1.54% in the...

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25 / 04 / 2018

#Bangladesh: Farmers in Sunamganj are asked to harvest their #paddy crops as soon as possible due to rising water l… https://t.co/oG4NgPjTte