The government fixes rawhide prices for Eid-ul-Azha
The price of salted skin of castrated cowhide and buffalo across the country has been fixed at Tk 35-40 per square feet.
And the price of salted skin of castrated goats across the country has been fixed at Tk 18-20 per square feet while price of salted skin un-castrated goat has been fixed at Tk 13-15.
Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi informed on Tuesday (Aug 6) the journalists after the meeting regarding the pricing of animal leather.
Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said, our market is becoming smaller. Demand in international markets has also decreased. But the price of leather goods has risen. So, everything has been fixed last time. He also stressed on enhancing the quality of the leather.