You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Mentha oil rises on uptick in demand

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Mentha prices rose by Rs 5 per kg at the chemical market in the national capital today due to pick up in demand from consuming industries at domestic spot market.

However, other chemicals moved in a narrow range in scattered deals and pegged at last levels.


Marketmen said upsurge in demand from consuming industries, mainly attributed the rise in mentha prices.

Mentha bold crystal, flake and were up by Rs 5 each to Rs 1,175, Rs 1,135 and Rs 1,055 per kg, respectively.

Following are today's quotations:

Ammonium chloride (50 kg) Rs 950-1,800, Acetic acid (1kg) Rs 53-57, Ammonia bicarb (25 kg) Rs 500-600, Boric acid technical (50 kg) Rs 3,800-4,300, Borex granular (50 kg) Rs 2,100-2,400.

Caustic soda flake (50 kg) Rs 2,250-2,350, Citric acid (50 kg) (China) Rs 3,850-4,250, Citric acid deshi (50 kg) Rs 4,100-4,600, Camphor slab (1 kg) Rs 430, Camphor powder (1kg) Rs 375, Glycerin (1 kg) Rs 100-150, Hexamine (1kg) Rs 98, Hydrogen peroxide (1 kg) Rs 30-40, menthol bold crystal (per kg) Rs 1,175, menthol flake (1 kg) Rs 1,135 and mentha (1kg) Rs 1,055.
Paraffin wax (1 kg) Iran Rs 60-65

Paraffin wax (1 kg) Rs 70-80

Paraffin wax (1 kg) Indian Rs 70-75

Soda ash (50 kg) (Tata) Rs 1,325

Soda ash (50 kg) (Gujarat) Rs 1,320

Soda ash (50 kg) (DCW) Rs 1,320

Soda ash (50 kg) (Birla) Rs 1,315

Soda Hydro Sulphate (1 kg) Rs 100-130

Sodium hydro sulphite (1 kg) damosha Rs 130 Sodium hydro sulphite (1 kg) Rs 125 Sodium hydro sulphite safolite (1 kg) Rs 140-182 Sodium silicate(50 kg) Rs 1,100-1,500

Sodium nitrate (50 kg) Rs 2,100-2,350

Sodium nitrite (50 kg) Rs 2,500-2,700

Sodium bio-carbonate-tata (50 kg) Rs 1,400 Stable bleaching powder (25 kg) Rs 425-650 Tartaric acid France (1 kg) Rs 480

Thymol (1 kg) Rs 410

Titanium dioxide (1 kg) Rs 140-210

Oxalic acid (pcpl) 50 kg Rs 2,600-2,700 Zinc oxide (Kg) 140-185.

First Published: Mon, May 15 2017. 14:42 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU