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Coronavirus outbreak to hit India's cumin, sesame, groundnut oil exports

Chinese markets typically remain closed in January for Chinese New Year. This year, however, markets are yet to reopen amid precautionary measures in in view of the outbreak of coronavirus from Wuhan

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Vinay Umarji  |  Ahmedabad 

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With Chinese remaining closed amid the outbreak, commodity exports from Gujarat, especially those of cumins, sesame seeds and groundnut oil, could take a 10-15 per cent hit over the next two months or so.

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First Published: Thu, February 06 2020. 18:35 IST
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