Oil prices remain steady

Written by Agencies | New Delhi, December 29: | Updated: Dec 29 2007, 19:42pm hrs
The wholesale oils and oilseeds market remained flat here as prices continued to move in a limited range on small bouts of trading.

Marketmen said negligible enquiries by the stockists and bulk consumers in the course of reduced supply, held the prices around last closing levels.

Following were today's quotation per quintal (in Rs):

Oilseeds: mustard seed 2100-2300 and cottonseed not available.

Vanaspati ghee (15 litres tin) 850-870.

Edible oils: Groundnut mill delivery 6,800, Groundnut Solvent refined (per tin) 1190-1210, Mustard Expeller 5,350, Mustard Pakki ghani (per tin) 825-900, Mustard kachi ghani (per tin) 865-930, Sunflower 5,050, Sesame mill delivery 6,350, Soybean Refined mill delivery 5,650, Soyabean degum (Delhi) 5500, Crude Palm Oil (Ex-kandla) 4,630, Cottonseed mill delivery 5,050, palmoline (RBD) 5,450, Rice bran (phy) 4,550 and coconut (per tin) 900-950.

Non-edible oils: linseed 4700 Mahuwa 4250, castor 4900, Neem 3700-3800, Rice bran 3700-3750 and palm fatty 3125-3200.

Oil cakes: groundnut dehusk 770-820, Sesame 925-1125, Mustard (new) 775-825, Mustard 750-775 and Cottonseed 975-1100.