Coriander on NCDEX rose

The January futures contract of coriander on NCDEX rose as investors covered short positions after prices hit a 10-week low of 5,863 rupees per 100 kg in early trade. The near-month January contract was at 6,011 […]

government has invited local and foreign investors

The government has invited local and foreign investors to invest in sugar production as Tanzania needs 260,000 tonnes of sugar, including 155,000 tonnes of industrial sugar to get foreign currency. Deputy Minister for Agriculture said this […]

Prices of sugar

Prices of sugar were steady in most key wholesale markets amid thin trade owing to lack of fresh cues. The medium-grade variety of the sweetener was sold at 3,250 rupees per 100 kg in Mumbai and […]

mustard hit an over one-week low

The January mustard seed contract on NCDEX hit an over one-week low of 3,912 rupees per 100 kg due to weak meal exports. the contract was 0.2% down at 3,919 rupees. During December, mustard meal exports […]

Soybean on NCDEX hit a fresh six-month high

The January soybean contract on NCDEX hit a fresh six-month high of 3,568 rupees per 100 kg due to strong demand from soymeal exporters and crushing plants. At 1330 IST, the contract was at 3,552 rupees […]

Prices of onion were down

Prices of onion were down in the key market of Pimpalgaon, Maharashtra. because arrivals doubled to 1,600 trolleys, each carrying 1.5-2.0 tn of onion. Arrivals doubled as markets reopened after the weekend amid low demand for […]

Mustard seed prices rose

Mustard seed prices in Jaipur, Rajasthan, rose marginally as demand from crushing plants picked up following a sharp decline in prices over the last few trading days. The rise in demand was also because of fear […]

Soybean prices in Indore rose as crushing

Soybean prices in Indore rose as crushing plants purchased the oilseed aggressively fearing a liquidity crunch ahead due to a two-day bank strike starting previous day. A decline in arrivals also supported prices. In Indore, soybean […]

the largest onion growing area in the State

In markets around Nashik, which is the largest onion growing area in the State, the ‘buy-one-get-one-free’ strategy is being adopted to sell every quintal of old onion. These onions were harvested around March. The sob story […]

Improved demand helped maize prices to go up.

Maize prices in key spot markets were up because of improved demand for the crop with desired moisture content amid limited arrivals. Farmers have been holding back stocks, waiting for prices to rise. In Davangere, Karnataka, […]

Onion down in Lasalgaon on low demand

Onion down in Lasalgaon on low demand; supply steady. Onion prices in Lasalgaon, Maharashtra, fell due to limited demand. In Lasalgaon, the benchmark market, the vegetable was sold in a range of 600-800 rupees per 100 […]

coriander down 1% on profit booking

NCDEX coriander down 1% on profit booking. The January contract of coriander fell 1% on NCDEX as investors booked profits after prices hit a two-week high of 6,418 rupees per 100 kg. The most active January […]

Prices of sugar rose

Prices of sugar rose in key wholesale markets in the country due to talk that the central government may be more amenable to increasing the minimum support price of sugar, as the government of Uttar Pradesh […]

Mustard seed prices fell in Jaipur

Mustard seed prices fell in Jaipur as demand from crushing plants was weak on expectation of further fall in prices with the start of rabi crop arrivals later this month. Demand was weak also following a […]