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Soybean oil prices up Tk8 per liter

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 12:25 PM, 5 January 2022   Updated: 04:44 PM, 5 January 2022

Bottled soybean oil; File Photo

Bottled soybean oil; File Photo

It has been decided to increase the price of soybean oil up to Tk 8 per liter. 

The decision was taken due to rising import costs, said Bangladesh Vegetable Oil Refiners and Vegetable Manufacturers Association. 

They have sent a letter to the Ministry of Commerce informing about the price hike from January 8.

At present, bottled soybean oil is being sold in the market at a price of Tk 180. It was mentioned to increase the price to Tk 168 in the letter. 

In a recent letter to the commerce ministry – it had decided to increase the price of palm oil also, the association informed.

Earlier on October 20, the price of open and bottled soybean oil was increased by Tk 7 per liter. According to the new price, bottled soybean oil is Tk 160 per liter – which was Tk 153 earlier. The price of open soybean oil has been increased from Tk 129 to Tk 136.

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