Traders, tanners fix rawhide prices

Dhaka,  Tue,  26 September 2017
Published : 20 Aug 2017, 14:54:44 | Updated : 20 Aug 2017, 15:39:09

Traders, tanners fix rawhide prices

Cowhide at Tk 50-55, goatskins at Tk 20-22 in Dhaka
Raw hide traders and tanners jointly fixed the prices for rawhides of sacrificial animals ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, keeping rates similar to those of last year.

Tanners will buy cow hide between Tk 50-55 per square foot in the capital and Tk 40-45 per square foot in the rest of the county this year, reports

The price of goatskins was set between Tk 20-22 and Tk 15-17 for goat hides across Bangladesh.

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed announced the prices on Sunday after meeting with representatives from the industry at the Ministry of Commerce.

The Eid-ul-Azha is likely to be held on September 2.
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