Prices of soyabean and palmolein oils strengthened by Rs 50 per quintal at the wholesale oils and oilseeds market today on increased buying by vanaspati millers.
However, non-edible oils held steady in thin trade.
Traders said increased buying by vanaspati millers to meet rising demand from retailers.
Palmolein (RBD) and Palmolein (Kandla) also traded higher by a similar margin to Rs 6,150 and Rs 6,200 per quintal, respectively.
Following are today's quotations (in Rs per quintal):
Oilseeds: Mustard seed Rs 2,950-3,050 and Groundnut seed Rs 2,150-2,900. Vanaspati Ghee (15-litre tin) Rs 800-1,000.
Edible oils: Groundnut Mill Delivery (Gujarat) Rs 8,700, Groundnut Solvent Refined (per tin) Rs 1,650-1,750, Mustard expeller (Dadri) Rs 7,900, Mustard Pakki Ghani (per tin) Rs 1,300-1,345, Mustard Kachi Ghani (per tin) Rs 1,350-1,450, Sesame Mill delivery Rs 7,900, Soybean Refined Mill Delivery (Indore) Rs 7,200, Soybean Degum (Kandla) Rs 6,800, Crude Palm Oil (Ex-Kandla) Rs 4,850, Cottonseed Mill Delivey (Haryana) Rs 6,300, Palmolein (RBD) Rs 6,150, Palmolein (Kandla) Rs 6,200 and Coconut (per tin) Rs 2,550-2,600.
Non-edible oils: Linseed Rs 8,800, Castor Rs 8,500-8,600, Neem Rs 5,350-5,450.