Sugar, oil’s new price fixed...

Sugar, oil’s new price fixed

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:07 PM, 22 September 2022   Updated: 10:05 AM, 23 September 2022

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The Ministry of Commerce has fixed the price of open and packaged sugar and palm oil. From now on, packaged sugar will be sold at a maximum of Tk 89 per kg, open sugar at Tk 84 per kg and palm oil at Tk 133 per liter.

This information was informed in a circular signed by Deputy Secretary of the Ministry of Commerce Khandaker Nurul Haque on Thursday.

Earlier, the price of palm oil was Tk 145 per liter. Currently, the maximum retail price has been reduced by Tk 12 and fixed at Tk 133. The mill-gate price of this oil has been set at Tk 128 and the distributor price at Tk 130.

Last year on September 9, the Ministry of Commerce decided the price of sugar. At present, sugar is being sold at Tk 90-95 per kg in the open market.