Myanmar to export rice to Bangladesh

Bangladesh is planning to purchase 100,000 tonnes of Myanmar rice under a government-to-government agreement. “We will negotiate the price in the coming days. The rice will be exported via a maritime route if an agreement is reached between the two sides,” said U Aung Myint, secretary of Rice and Paddy Traders Association. “As Bangladesh is […]

Rice prices jump in India; Bangladesh eyes import deal with Myanmar

BENGALURU (Reuters) – Rice prices in top exporter India rebounded this week, boosted by steady demand from Bangladesh which has been actively exploring fresh import deals with its neighbors and is looking to wrap up a major purchase from Myanmar. A Bangladeshi government delegation is in Myanmar to finalize a state-to-state deal, government officials said […]