Gram, its dal up on pick up in demand

Updated: Jan 7 2013, 20:37pm hrs
Barring a rise in gram and its dal prices on pick up in demand, rest other pulses held steady in thin trade on the wholesale pulses market today.

Marketmen said pick up in demand from retailers mainly led to rise in gram and its dal prices.

In the national capital, gram edged up to Rs 4,000-4,500, while its dal local and best quality were up by Rs 50 each to Rs 4,600-4,700 and Rs 4,900-5,000 per quintal respectively.

The following are today's pulses rates per quintal: Urad 3,400-3,850, Urad Chilka (local) 4,380-4,730, best 4,800-5,300, Dhoya 5,200-5,300, Moong 5,100-5,700, Dal Moong Chilka local 5,650-6,050, Moong Dhoya local 6,100-6,200 and

best quality 6,800-6,900.

Masoor small 3,600-3,800, bold 3,750-3,950, Dal Masoor local 4,300-4,400, best quality 4,400-4,500, Malka local 4,000-4,100, best 4,200-4,300, Moth 3,600-4,200, Arhar 3,800-4,000, Dal Arhar Dara 5,400-5,600.

Gram 4,000-4,500, Gram Dal (local) 4,600-4,700, best quality 4,900-5,000, Besan (35 kg) Shakti bhog 1,870, Rajdhani 1,870, Rajmah Chitra 6,900-7,700, Kabli Gram small 4,000-6,500, dabra 2,700-2,800, imported 4,700-5,100; Lobia 3,300-4,400, Peas white 2,650-2,675 and green 2,750-2,850.