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FMC liberalises norms on commodities futures

22 Oct 2014

Sets much higher position limits, at 50% of production and imports, client/member-wise positions to double

Tyre manufacturers mull increase use of synthetic rubber to protect margins

22 Oct 2014

Natural rubber price at Rs 118 a kg on October 14 which shot up to Rs 125 a quintal on October 22

Mentha oil up 0.5% on rising demand

22 Oct 2014

Extending its rising streak for the fourth straight sessions, mentha oil prices advanced by 0.48 per cent to Rs 694.40 per kg in futures ...

Mentha oil up 0.3% on rising demand

21 Oct 2014

Mentha oil prices rose further by 0.35 per cent to Rs 685.10 per kg in futures trade today as speculators indulged in enlarging positions, ...

RBI, FMC to discuss entry of foreign, domestic institutions in commodity futures

21 Oct 2014

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Forward Markets Commission are meeting next week to consider the proposal

Mentha oil up 0.3% on rising demand

20 Oct 2014

Mentha oil prices traded higher by 0.26 per cent to Rs 685.70 per kg in futures market today as speculators enlarged positions amid rising ...

Gujarat eyes 90% modernisation of ginning units

19 Oct 2014

According to a senior state government official, there are currently around 1200 ginning and pressing units in Gujarat

MCX volume, market share inching up

18 Oct 2014

Yesterday, MCX market share went up to 90.1% and its turnover stood at Rs 31,129 crore

Mentha oil rises 0.19% as demand picks up

17 Oct 2014

Mentha oil prices rose 0.19 per cent to Rs 674 per kg in futures market today as speculators indulged in creating positions supported by ...

R K Damani, Shivanand Shankar acquire over 1% stake in MCX

16 Oct 2014

While Damani purchased 1.34% stake in India's largest commodity futures trading platform, Shankar got 1.27% stake in the exchange

Mentha oil down 1.6% on profit-booking

16 Oct 2014

Mentha oil prices fell 1.59 per cent to Rs 688.50 per kg in futures market today as speculators booked profits at prevailing levels amid ...

NCDEX to expand basket for trading in forward segment

15 Oct 2014

Will include commodities like tur, urad and jute which are not available for trade on the futures platform

Rubber output slides as prices slump, even as imports surge

15 Oct 2014

Total stock at September-end was 200,000 tonnes, against 223,000 tonnes earlier

Concern over rubber supply as September output drops 25%

15 Oct 2014

Raising serious concern over the availability of naturalrubber, both production and stock have dropped during September, according to the ...

UP sugar crisis gets bitter: Private mills approach HC

14 Oct 2014

The mills have sought direction to the state government to devise a permanent cane price formula

Escalation in raw material costs hits glass manufacturers

14 Oct 2014

While most glass makers have reported a dip in margins as well as production, in some cases margins have turned negative

Mentha oil up 0.4% on rising demand

14 Oct 2014

Mentha oil prices moved up by 0.36 per cent to Rs 703.90 per kg in futures trading today as speculators enlarged positions, driven by ...

India's FY15 cotton output seen at record high

13 Oct 2014

But despite this season's higher output, exports in the new season are pegged lower at 9 mn bales

Basmati prices fall as Punjab opens up market to other states

13 Oct 2014

The Basmati paddy price plunged to Rs 2,000 a quintal in the beginning of the kharif season this year, Rs 1,500-Rs 2,000 a quintal lower ...

The rubber tree, here and abroad, finds fewer takers

13 Oct 2014

A sharp increase in consumption of synthetic rubber (SR) across the world is a serious threat to natural rubber (NR), say experts.With the ...

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Nifty, Bank Nifty, Cipla & Tata Motors

Groundnut exports jump 38% in first half of FY 15

India exported over 220,000 tonnes of groundnut between April and September 2014

BSE shareholders approve BSE-USE merger

A news release from the BSE said that the BSE and USE will now be filing necessary petitions before the Bombay High Court

Sept steel output drops in major nations; India logs rise

In India steel production grew by 2.5% to 6.8 MT during the month

BSE shareholders approve merger with United Stock Exchange

BSE and USE will now be filing necessary petitions before the Bombay High Court seeking its sanction to the proposed scheme


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