Bajra price eases in thin trade

Written by PTI | New Delhi | Updated: Jan 25 2013, 21:07pm hrs
Bajra prices fell by Rs 10 per quintal in lacklustre trade on the wholesale grains market today due to subdued demand against adequate stocksposition.

However, other grains moved in a tight range in limited deals and settled around previous levels.

Marketmen said subdued demand against sufficient stocks position mainly led to decline in bajra prices.

In the national capital, bajra declined by Rs 10 to Rs 1,340-1,345 per quintal.

The following are today's quotations per quintal: Wheat MP (deshi) 2,050-2,250, Wheat dara (for mills) 1,570-1,575, Chakki atta (delivery) 1,580-1,585, Atta Rajdhani

(10 kg) 210, Shakti bhog (10 kg) 210, Roller flour mill 830-850 (50 kg), Maida 860-890 (50 kg) and Sooji 920-950 (50kg).

Basmati rice (Lal Quila) 9,500, Shri Lal Mahal 9,500, Super Basmati Rice, 9,000, Basmati common new 6,800-6,900, Rice Pusa-(1121) new 6,400-7,000, Permal raw 1,950-2,050, Permal wand 2,225-2,275, Sela 2,450-2,500 and Rice IR-8 1,600-1,650, Bajra 1,340-1,345, Jowar yellow 1,425-1,450, white 2,250-2,450, Maize 1,500-1,530, Barley 1,440-1,450, Rajasthan 1,080-1,090.