Prices of select pulses down on subdued demand

Written by PTI | New Delhi | Updated: Jan 17 2013, 22:20pm hrs
Select pulses led kabli gram moved down up to Rs 500 per quintal in the wholesale pulses market today owing to slackened demand against adequate stock position.

Marketmen said subdued demand from retailers against adequate supplies mainly kept pressure on select wholesale pulses.

In the national capital, kabli gram small variety suffered the most by losing Rs 4000-6300 per quintal.

Rajmah chitra prices moved down to Rs 7,000-8000 from previous level of Rs 7100-8200 per quintal.

Gram, gramdal local and best quality were remained weak and shed another Rs 100 each to Rs 3,800-4,300, Rs 4,400-4,500 and Rs 4,700-4,800 per quintal respectively.

The following are today's pulses rates per quintal: Urad 3,400-3,900, Urad Chilka (local) 4,400-4,750, best 4,850-5,350, Dhoya 5,250-5,350, 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 3,800-4,300, Gram Dal (local) 4,400-4,500, bestquality 4,700-4,800, Besan (35 kg) Shakti bhog 1,850, Rajdhani 1,850, Rajmah Chitra 7,000-8,000, Kabli Gram small 4,000-6,300, 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.