NCDEX barley down on subdued demand from malt sector.

Futures contracts of barley fell on the NCDEX due to subdued demand from the malt industry following concerns over quality of the domestic stocks. On NCDEX, the most active September contract was down 0.9% at 1,640 rupees per 100 kg. Talks of imports of the grain from Argentina is also creating bearishness in the market.