Foreign fruits in Dhaka

  • Oranges from South Africa and India are available at Badamtali wholesale market in Old Dhaka.

    Oranges from South Africa and India are available at Badamtali wholesale market in Old Dhaka.

  • Among red, yellow and green apples, the demand for the red ones is higher in Dhaka.

    Among red, yellow and green apples, the demand for the red ones is higher in Dhaka.

  • Iraqi Maryam date is sold at Tk 3,000-3,500 per five kg at Old Dhaka’s Badamtali wholesale market. Dates from Saudi Arabia are sold at Tk 2,500-3,000 but the supply of Maryam date is higher because of the demand.

    Iraqi Maryam date is sold at Tk 3,000-3,500 per five kg at Old Dhaka’s Badamtali wholesale market. Dates from Saudi Arabia are sold at Tk 2,500-3,000 but the supply of Maryam date is higher because of the demand.

  • Different varieties of date are available at Old Dhaka’s Badamtali wholesale market throughout the year although the demand for the fruit, imported mostly from Saudi Arabia and Iraq, goes up only during Ramadan.

    Different varieties of date are available at Old Dhaka’s Badamtali wholesale market throughout the year although the demand for the fruit, imported mostly from Saudi Arabia and Iraq, goes up only during Ramadan.

  • The wholesale price of a 20-kilogram crate of red apple from South Africa is Tk 2,500-3,000 at Badamtali wholesale market in Old Dhaka.

    The wholesale price of a 20-kilogram crate of red apple from South Africa is Tk 2,500-3,000 at Badamtali wholesale market in Old Dhaka.