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Second consignment of rice reaches Ctg port

Mukul : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2017-07-17 11:13:38 AM     ||     Updated: 2017-07-18 3:02:01 PM

Staff Correspondent, Chittagong: The second consignment of rice imported from Vietnam has reached Chittagong port.

MV Pex, carrying 27,000 tonnes of white rice, reached the port on Monday morning.

Earlier, MV Vissai VCT 05, carrying 20,000 tonnes of white rice, reached the port.

The government on June 14 decided to import 250,000 tonnes of rice at Tk 908.85 crore from Vietnam under a government-to-government agreement.

risingbd/ Chittagong/July 17, 2017/Rezaul/Mukul