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More 881 MT of onion imported from Myanmar

 Teknaf (Cox`s Bazar) correspondent

 Published: 10:20 AM, 8 December 2019  

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Onions continue to be imported from Myanmar through the Teknaf land port in Cox's Bazar. On Saturday, another shipment of 881 metric tons of Barmis onion has arrived.

In December, five thousand 443 metric tons of onion were imported into six phases.

Onshore import from India stopped on September 29, customs super Afsar Uddin said, since then, till December 8, 50 thousand and 505 metric tons of onion has been imported from Myanmar. These onions are being supplied in different places of the country.

He added that traders are turning to onion imports. Because of this, onion imports are increasing along with other products.