Dependence on imported edible oil to hit new high

19 Apr 2014

Increase in consumption of oilseeds reduces availability for crushing

Jaggery prices shoot up, in line with those of sugar

17 Apr 2014

Farmers have shifted a large amount of high-quality cane (about 10%) to jaggery units so that these fetch 5-10% premium over the standard ...

Sugar exports: Industry restive over delays in subsidy revision

17 Apr 2014

For February-March, the rate decided was Rs 3,300 a tonne; that for April-May was to be announced in the last week of March

Sugar output down 4%, says Isma

17 Apr 2014

Indian mills had produced 1.54 mt raw sugar by the end of March and of that 850,000 tonnes was exported

Delay in fixing sugar export subsidy hitting business: ISMA

17 Apr 2014

Govt had announced a subsidy of Rs 3,300 per tonne on raw sugar exports on February 28

Chilli teja surges 3.25% on strong demand

17 Apr 2014

Chilli teja prices surged 3.25 per cent to Rs 9,860 per quintal in futures trading today as speculators created fresh positions on strong ...

Coriander rises 0.67% on pick-up in demand

17 Apr 2014

Coriander prices rose by 0.67 per cent to Rs 9,635 per quintal in futures trade today as speculators created fresh positions on rising ...

Turmeric down 1.3% on profit-booking

17 Apr 2014

Turmeric prices moved down by 1.35 per cent to Rs 6,556 per quintal in futures market as speculators booked profits after fall in demand at ...

Cardamom up 0.3% on increased demand

17 Apr 2014

Cardamom futures maintained an upward trend for the fourth-straight day with prices rising further by 0.36 per cent to Rs 944.90 per kg in ...

Groundnut oil production may touch 700k tonnes

16 Apr 2014

The production has increased due to higher availability of groundnut for crushing

Chana up 0.2% on spot demand

16 Apr 2014

Chana prices moved up by 0.23 per cent to Rs 3,100 per quintal in futures market today on pick-up in spot demand against tight supply. At ...

Jeera up 0.7% on rising demand

16 Apr 2014

Jeera remained higher for the second straight day and prices advanced by 0.76 per cent to Rs 9,940 per quintal in futures trade today as ...

Cardamom up 0.3% on strong demand

16 Apr 2014

Continued its rising streak for the third-straight day in line with a firming trend at spot markets, cardamom gained another 0.32 per cent ...

Turmeric up 1.4% on rising export demand

16 Apr 2014

Turmeric prices rose for the second day by gaining 1.49 per cent to Rs 6,670 per quintal in futures trading today as speculators enlarged ...

Sugar up 0.4% on summer season demand, lower output

16 Apr 2014

Maintaining its upward trend, sugar prices rose further by 0.40 per cent to Rs 3,225 per quintal in futures trade today as participants ...

Crude palm oil down 0.1% on subdued demand

16 Apr 2014

Crude palm oil eased by 0.18 per cent to Rs 565.50 per 10 kg in futures market today as speculators reduced holding on sluggish demand in ...

Rabi arrivals, elections cast shadow on agri commodities

15 Apr 2014

Prices dip in last one month as strict vigil on cash transfers hampers payments at a time when rabi crop arrivals increasing

Vegetable oil import down 6% in Nov-Mar

15 Apr 2014

Average stock of veg oils on ports and in pipeline was 1.4 to 1.5 million tonnes in past six months

MP farmers hold on to chana anticipating better price

15 Apr 2014

Despite damage to chana crop, Madhya Pradesh farmers are holding on to the crop and shying away from government procurement centres in ...

India's vegetable oil imports decline 6% in March

15 Apr 2014

The country's vegetable oil imports fell by 6 per cent to 8.35 lakh tonnes in March due to a continuous fall in shipments of palm oil, ...

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