Transshipment to North East via Bangladesh Starts.

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    Dhaka, Sep 27 (bdnews24.com) – Amid anxiety over the lingering transit issue, first commercial consignment from India with transshipment cargo destined for Tripura has entered Bangladesh.

    The consignment that goes to Akhaura from Ashuganj river port offers an opportunity to earn revenue.

    Full report TRANSSHIPMENT First commercial shipment rolls in | | bdnews24.com
     
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    It will fetch Bangladesh much needed revenue.

    Likewise, it should be cutting down transportation charges that India currently incurs over the longer route.
     
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    The scheduled october shipment will fetch $350,000 for BD, all in USD and this is just the beginning.
     

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