Chana prices went up by 2 per cent to Rs 4,641 per quintal in futures trade, driven by rising demand at the spot market. At the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, Chana for November moved up […]
The Madhya Pradesh government aims to procure 534,000 tn of pulses comprising urad, moong and tur harvested in the 2018-19 (Jul-Jun) kharif season at the minimum support price. Procurement is underway from registered farmers in different […]
Export of basmati rice fell marginally to 2 mln tn, while overseas sales of non-basmati rice declined by 13% to 3.7 mln tn.
The government had 16.3 mln tn rice in its stock as of Nov 1, against 14.0 mln tn a year ago, and 18.6 mln tn as on Oct 1. At the beginning of November, total food […]
European wheat prices were slightly lower after a rise in the euro against the dollar added to concerns about the sluggish pace of exports. Benchmark December milling wheat on Paris-based Euronext closed 0.25 euros down at […]
The government had 33.1 mln tn of wheat in its central pool as of Nov 1, up from 23.9 mln tn in the year-ago period. The nearly 10-mln-tn rise in stocks is primarily because of robust […]
Front-month November futures contract of wheat on the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange ended higher taking cues from slight rise in spot prices in key Delhi market. The contract had risen to a record high of […]
India exported 171,656 tn of pulses in Apr-Sep, up a whopping 131% on year, while wheat exports during the period fell 56% on year to 67,767 tn.
The Uttar Pradesh government has announced new purchase policy for maize during the Kharif season for 2018-19 in the state . The decision as taken in the state cabinet meeting. Purchase rate of maize has been […]
Prices of maize in Davangere, a key market in Karnataka, remained steady at 1,100-1,440 rupees per 100 kg. Around 2,000 bags (1 bag = 100 kg) of new maize crop arrived in Davangere. Demand from bulk […]
Exports of Russia’s wheat and meslin flour expanded by 54.3 percent from January through September of 2018 against the same period a year ago. In September alone, the value of grain exports increased by 1.4 percent […]
European wheat prices were slightly lower as sluggish export demand and weakness in Chicago grain futures kept the market on the defensive. December milling wheat on Paris-based Euronext was 0.50 euros lower at 199.50 euros a […]
To realize its plan to promote them, along with major cash crops such as paddy, wheat and sugarcane, the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to procure coarse grains as well from the state’s farmers. The government […]
The China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revision adds a cumulative 20 million tons to production for the 2007/08-2017/18 period. Most of the increase is added to stocks, with only a small addition to feed and […]
Export quotes from the Western Hemisphere remain elevated compared to those from Asian suppliers. U.S. quotes, while lower from earlier in the year, remain the highest although stable at $550/ton as harvest pressure from new crop […]
The China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revision adds a cumulative 18 million tons to production for the 2007/08-2017/18 period. Most of the increase is added to stocks as rice is primarily used for food and […]
Global rice production is raised this month due to multi-year revisions for China. Global consumption is forecast marginally higher and ending stocks are raised to a new record, also on the revisions for China. Trade is […]
The area planted under rabi urad is down by 3% to 67000 Ha as comared to the 69000 sowed during the same period last year.
Moong (green gram) and urad (black gram) procurement in Maharashtra at minimum support price (MSP) is slowly gathering pace. According to the state agriculture department, some 6,581.847 quintals of moong have been procured from 1,164 farmers […]
Pulses prices have been surged in last few days on the reports of dip in acreage .Pulses and pulse seeds have been ruling higher at the mandis in Indore for past few days amid report of […]