Russia wants to import mango

Migrant agricultural workers trapped in Faridpur without employment

Star Business Report Thu Aug 19, 2021 12:00 AM Alexander Vikentyevich Mantytskiy, Russia’s ambassador in Dhaka, said mangoes grown in Bangladesh are very tasty and of high quality. Photo: Star/file “> Alexander Vikentyevich Mantytskiy, Russia’s ambassador in Dhaka, said mangoes grown in Bangladesh are very tasty and of high quality. Photo: Star/file Russia has expressed […]

Russia wants to import mango from Bangladesh

Migrant agricultural workers trapped in Faridpur without employment

Star Business Report Wed Aug 18, 2021 05:32 PM Russian Ambassador to Dhaka Alexander Vikentyevich Mantytskiy met Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque at the secretariat in Dhaka on August 18. Photo: Collected “> Russian Ambassador to Dhaka Alexander Vikentyevich Mantytskiy met Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque at the secretariat in Dhaka on August 18. Photo: […]

Bangladesh tries mango diplomacy to mend and solidify relationships

Bangladesh tries mango diplomacy to mend and solidify relationships

In recent years, the mango has become a key element of Bangladesh’s public diplomacy globally. Sending mangoes to India is a no-brainer, as Bangladesh wants to harness a close and warm relationship with its giant neighbor. But sending a bushel of the fruit to Pakistan was perhaps more of a surprise, doubly so when Pakistan […]

Mango diplomacy is more than low-hanging fruit in South Asian politics

Mango diplomacy is more than low-hanging fruit in South Asian politics

Recently Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sent a local variant of sweet mangoes known as Haribhanga to her counterparts in India and Pakistan. Why mangoes? The mango represents the epitome of Bangladeshi produce, like the French or Italians are proud of their wines, the Germans and the Japanese of their cars, or the Norwegians of […]

Pakistan, BD send mango gifts to each other

ISLAMABAD – The leadership of Pakistan and Bangladesh have sent to each other gift packs of mangoes as part of the mango diplomacy. President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi has sent a gift pack of mangoes (king of fruits) to President of Bangladesh Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Haseena Wajid. A spokesman for Pakistan High […]

National Mango Day 2021: History, celebration, images and quotes .

National Mango Day 2021: History, celebration, images and quotes .

India stands out as the major producer of mangoes in the world, followed by Indonesia, while the former consumes most of its production. Mangoes protect us from heat strokes as they are rich in vitamins and fiber content, which helps the skin, gives better eyesight, and controls cholesterol. Mango is popularly known as the King […]

Bangladesh 7th largest mango producer in the world

Bangladesh 7th largest mango producer in the world

Bangladesh’s mango export volume of 791 tons nearly trebled in 2020-21 financial year from the 279 tons in the previous fiscal year. This growth shows that the country’s regulators, mango producers and exporters have taken some steps in right direction, which resulted the significant increase.  But if one put the $1.5 billion global mango trade […]

Mango exports still too low: experts

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

Mango exports nearly tripled in fiscal 2020-21 compared to the year before, but the quantities shipped are still too low considering the total annual production. Exporters sent abroad 791 tonnes of mango in the recently-concluded fiscal year, up from 279 tonnes the previous year, according to a paper by the Department of Agricultural Marketing (DAM). […]

Bangladesh 7th largest mango producer in the world

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Move underway to increase the mango export volume as country has huge exportable surplus Bangladesh’s mango export volume, 791 tons nearly trebled in 2020-21 financial year from that 279 tons in the previous fiscal. This growth reflects one thing for sure that the country’s regulators, mango producers and exporters must have taken some steps in […]