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    Traders reeling as rotten imported onions dumped in Khatunganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 12:25am on November 22, 2020

    Warehouse owners and traders of Khatunganj were seen dumping hundreds of sacks of rotten onions in what is the country’s biggest wholesale market for commodities,...

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    Onion import starts from alternate sources: Tipu Munshi

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:40pm on November 01, 2020

    Commerce minister Tipu Munshi on Sunday said that onion import had started from alternate sources in a bid to meet the demand on the local...

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    Shwapno sells potato, onion at lowest price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on October 21, 2020

    The country’s largest retail chain shop ‘Shwapno’ will sell potatoes at Tk 30 per kilogram and onions at Tk 75 per kilogram to provide some ease to...

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    Onion seed prices multiply in Bangladesh

    Shakahwat Hossain     | Updated at 11:39pm on October 20, 2020

    The prices of onion seeds have multiplied in the local market, compared to last year, while consumers have been suffering due to the exorbitant price...

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    NBR issues SRO withdrawing duty on onion import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:50pm on September 22, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue on Tuesday issued a statutory regulatory order withdrawing five per cent customs duty on onion import. The decision had come...

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    BB allows onion import under 90-day credit to increase supply

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on September 21, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Monday allowed import of onion on the 90-day deferred payment basis under supplier’s or buyer’s credit with a view to facilitate...

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    Onion wholesale prices go up, retail ones remain high

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on September 21, 2020

    The price of onions on the wholesale market increased again on Monday as India stopped releasing the onions stuck in land ports between Bangladesh and India...

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    Onion price high at retail level despite govt efforts

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36pm on September 21, 2020

    A substantial fall of Tk 25 to Tk 35 per kg in the wholesale market has had little impact at the retail level where the popular kitchen...

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    India again puts onion export on hold

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on September 20, 2020

    Indian authorities on Sunday once again stopped releasing onion to Bangladesh for the decision from the central government was still pending, importers said. Importers also...

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    Onion prices remain high

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:12pm on September 20, 2020

    The price of onion remained high despite decreasing slightly on the city markets on Sunday amid news of import of the item from different destinations....