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20kg flour bag price goes down in Punjab

07:20 PM | 30 Mar, 2024
20kg flour bag price goes down in Punjab
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LAHORE – The price of 20 kilogramme flour bag saw a significant drop in Punjab due to decreasing wheat prices in open market. 

Flour mills has reduced the price of the 20kg bag by Rs200, marking the second cut in eight days as earlier the price was decreased by Rs80.

The price of 20kg flour bag of various brands now ranges between Rs2,400 to Rs2,565. The price in open market has fallen below the government rates as the it had fixed the price of 20kg bag at Rs2,790.

The development comes after wheat prices saw significant decline in open market. It is being expected that the support price for the new wheat yield would be fixed at Rs3,500 per mound.

Furthermore, the government has made the screening of every flour bag foolproof to maintain the quality.


PKR rate against US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - Check 16 April forex rates

Pakistani currency gains momentum against all currencies on April 16, 2024 Tuesday. US dollar was being quoted at 277.9 for buying and 280.85 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 295 for buying and 298 for selling while British Pound stands at 345 for buying, and 349 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.4 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 15 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.9 280.85
Euro EUR 295 298
UK Pound Sterling GBP 345 349
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.45 76.2
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 182.7 184.5
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.38 747.38
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206.2
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.91 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.92 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 167.63 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.38 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.35 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.61 7.76


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