Volatile onion market


  • Published: 2020-09-17 19:36:15 BdST

India's decision to ban onion exports has once again roiled the market for the key kitchen staple in Bangladesh, sending prices spiralling. Several government agencies have taken steps to control the sudden price hike that has left both wholesalers and retailers sweating. Consumers are also worried about a repeat of last year’s unrestrained surge in onion prices. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi