Wholesale price of onion has dropped a little. The price of local onion was Taka 65 to Taka 67 per Kg in Shyam Bazaar of Dhaka city. The wholesale price of local onion was Taka 70 to Taka 72 per Kg just a few days ago. And imported Indian onion sells at a price of Taka 62 to Taka 68 according to different grades.
However, its influence has not yet been found in retail shops. Retail price of local onion was Taka 75 to Taka 80 and that of Indian was Taka 90. The prices in another wholesale market at Karwan Bazaar are a little higher.