Bangladesh

Government of Bangladesh has intended to develop a coal terminal at Payra port to facilitate coal movement for its upcoming power station, by appointing private participants to carry out the expansion work. Payra, the third sea port of Bangladesh situated...
  • January 8, 2020
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Bangladesh is one of the largest ship-breaking and recycling hubs in the world, which forms an important source of ferrous scrap to the country’s increasingly scrap-dependent steel industry. Bangladesh is on a course of surpassing India to become the country...
  • November 30, 2019
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Domestic coal supplies in Bangladesh has been under scrutiny ever since government’s decision to halt coal sales to the local industries was imposed back in Mar’18, which have paved way for subsequent higher coal imports. Incidentally, Coal Shipments taken by...
  • November 29, 2019
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In order to mitigate the demand-supply gap, Bangladesh has planned a massive expansion in power sector to cater its rising electricity demand. The road-map prepared by the government envisage around 17,304 MW new generation capacity addition by 2023. Incidentally, power...
  • November 25, 2019
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Bangladesh’s newly-constructed first unit of Payra coal-fired power plant has been completed and is scheduled to start commercial operation in December this year. We have a target to add 660 MW electricity from the first phase of 1,320 MW Payra...
  • November 19, 2019
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