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Onion price falls by Tk 30 per kg in Dhaka

Update : 20 Mar 2024, 10:14

The price of onion fell by Tk30 per kg on Tuesday due to a raised supply of newly harvested onions in Dhaka from the Pabna and Faridpur regions, the main production areas in the country.

According to wholesalers and retailers of Malibagh, Moghbazar, Karwan Bazar, and Shyambazar in the capital on Tuesday, it is known that the supply of onion has increased due to the start of the onion season.

As a result, the price has decreased in the wholesale market and onion is being sold between Tk 45 and Tk 55 per kg.

The price of this onion in the retail market is Tk 60 to 70 per kg. In some cases, onion was selling at Tk 55 per kg even. A week ago, onion was sold at Tk 90 to Tk 100 per kg in the retail market of Dhaka.

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