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The export potential of traditional varieties of rice from Bangladesh

Stringfellow, Rachel; Swetman, Tony;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Nov 1996
  • Publisher: Natural Resources Institute
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
This research is funded by the Overseas Development Administration's Crops Post Harvest Programme. The objective of the research is to bring together information on prevailing quality/price relationships for traditional varieties of rice in Bangladesh and for competing products on the world market in order to make a judgement about Bangladesh's ability to enter the export trade for speciality rices.
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1,457,000 768,000 1,032,000 4,338,000 1,906,000 1,765,000 16,558,000 97. Figures provided by the Bangladesh Export Promotion Board indicates that export trade in aromatic rice is insignificant. During the marketing year 1994/95, a total of 40 tonnes of aromatic rice were exported and in 1995/96, 55 tonnes.

Baqui, M.A., Miah, M.A.K. and Ahmed, A. (1996) Rice postharvest processing in Bangladesh: Strategies for development both for domestic need and export.

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