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Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Nov 4: Since the beginning of the financial year, there has been a large trade deficit for three consecutive months as the export income is less than the import. In the first three months (July-August-September) of the current fiscal year 2022-2023, the trade deficit stood at 754 crore 80 lakh dollars. At the same time, there was a deficit in the current account balance of foreign transactions of 361 crore dollars.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 9: In the first nine months of the current (2021-22) fiscal year (July-March), the overall trade deficit has stood at about 25 billion or 2,490.7 crore dollars. The amount in Bangladeshi currency (calculating 1 USD = Tk 86.50) is about Tk 2 lakh 15 thousand 321 crore.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 8: The country is facing a huge trade deficit due to the rising imports.
Dhaka, October 28: In the first quarter of the current financial year (July-September) the trade deficit stood at 2.039 billion dollars. The deficit is 1.80 billion dollars less than the same period last year. At the same time last year, the deficit was 3.84 billion dollars. The data was found in the Central Bank's Balance of Payments report on Tuesday (October 27) for the current July-September period of FY 2020-21.