Commodities

Basmati exports to West Asia to be hit on tighter pesticide norms

According to AIREA, India exported Rs 29,859 crore worth of Basmati rice in 2020-21, of which the western Asian nations accounted for Rs 22,849 crore. Basmati exports to the EU have declined from 397,

Last week, commerce minister Piyush Goyal had a meeting with civil aviation minister HS Puri on increasing India’s share in basmati rice exports.

Gold Price Today, 28 May 2021: Yellow metal falls below Rs 48,500, down over Rs 7,700 from record high

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price in India on 28 May 2021: Gold prices were trading lower in India on Friday, following weak international trends.

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price Today in India

Petrol and diesel price today 28 May 2021: Rates unchanged today; check price in Delhi, Mumbai here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and diesel rates on May 28 were kept unchanged. Petrol price in Mumbai is just below Rs 100 mark.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in India

Maharashtra produces 106.3 lakh tonne sugar as crushing season ends

Around 190 sugar mills, including 95 cooperative and 95 private mills, participated in the crushing season, operating for an average of 140 days. The state had produced a record 107 lakh tonne of suga

Kolhapur, Ahmednagar and Pune regions accounted for more than 50% of the state’s total production. Drought-prone regions of Aurangabad, Nanded, Amravati and Nagpur produced 197 lakh quintal sugar, which is 19% of the total state production. A total of 53 mills had started crushing operations in these drought-prone regions.

Govt buys record 398.59 lakh tonnes of wheat at MSP for Rs 78,721 crore

Till May 26, the food ministry said that a quantity of over 398.59 lakh tonnes of wheat has been procured as against 350.06 lakh tonnes in the corresponding period of the previous year.

Wheat procurement

Gold price today, 27 May 2021: Gold prices fall after hitting Rs 49,000; check support, resistance levels

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price in India on 27 May 2021: Gold prices were seen struggling in the domestic market on Thursday, a day after it crossed Rs 49,000 per 10 gram mark in intraday deals.

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Petrol and diesel price today 27 May 2021: Rates near Rs 100 mark; check price in Delhi, Mumbai here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and diesel price on May 27 was hiked for the 14th time this month. The petrol rate in Mumbai was just shy of Rs 100 per litre.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in India

UP’s sugar production touches 110 lakh tonne, cane dues mount to Rs 12,000 crore

Of the 120 sugar mills in operation, 110 have shut shop while the remaining 10 are likely to close by the end of the month or in early June.

The three UP sugar corporation mills have paid 49% of their dues and still owe Rs 197 crore.

Gold price today, 26 May 2021: Yellow metal rises on Wednesday; Gold may touch 50,000 if it holds above 49,000

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price in India on 26 May 2021: Gold prices were moving higher in India on Wednesday, following global rates as investors weighed in the comments by Federal Reserve officials who

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Petrol and diesel price today 26 May 2021: Rates unchanged today; check price in Delhi, Mumbai here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and diesel rate on May 26 was the same as yesterday. Petrol rate in Mumbai is inching closer to Rs 100 mark.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in India

Crude oil imports seen dropping in May

Indian refiners shipped in cargoes contracted earlier and refrained from backing out of deals in April despite a second wave of the coronavirus triggering demand destruction fears.

Overall consumption of petroleum products in the month was, however, 81.5% higher annually, mainly on a lower base of abnormally muted sales in April 2020.

Foodgrain output touches record 305 MT in 2020-21

According to the third advance estimate of agriculture crops released on Tuesday, the country’s total foodgrains output this year has increased by 2.7% from 2019-20 and it is also 2.09 MT higher fro

Output of jute/mesta is estimated to drop marginally to 9.62 million bales (180 kg each). in 2020-21 crop year, from 9.88 million bales in the previous year.

Gold price today, 25 May 2021: Yellow metal falls on weak global cues; if gold holds 49,000, it may hit 50,500

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price in India on 25 May 2021: Gold prices were trading lower in India on Tuesday, following global rates as hopes of quick economic recovery lifted demand for riskier assets.

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price Today in India

Petrol and diesel price today 25 May 2021: Rates hiked 13th time this month; check price in Delhi, Mumbai here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and diesel price today on May 25 was increased, making it the 13th increase this month. The petrol price in Mumbai is just shy of Rs 100 mark.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in India

Need to cut incentives for paddy cultivation: Siraj Hussain, former agriculture secretary

The incentive for growing paddy has to come down and the same for alternate crops, for which India is import-dependent, has to increase.

A good formula is to keep the duty at a level so that the cost of imported oil is not lower than the cost of domestic oil at MSP.

Union food secretary urges states, stakeholders for steps to soften high prices of edible oils

Central Organization for Oil Industry and Trade (COOIT) is not in favour of reducing import duty or for removal of agri-cess from imported edible oils as it will discourage farmers during ensuing khar

Nagpal, who participated in the discussion, has suggested roll back of 5% GST on mustard seed and mustard oil as it will immediately lower edible oil price by Rs 7-8/kg.

Petrol and diesel price today 24 May 2021: Rates remain unchanged; check price in Delhi, Mumbai here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and diesel rate on May 24 was the same as yesterday. Petrol cost in Mumbai is inching closer to Rs 100 mark.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in India

Gold, silver rates jump for third week straight; expect bullion prices to climb further

Commodity prices traded mixed during the week passed by with Bullion prices rallied on inflation hedge.

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Soybean meal prices doubled; govt should permit import at zero duty: AIPBA

Seeking urgent government intervention, the AIPBA chairman demanded reduction in import duty on soybean to zero for five months till harvesting starts in India. This will have no impact on farmers' pr

The government should curb speculation in the futures market by increasing the margin money on soybean futures by 30 per cent, it said.

Diesel crosses Rs 84 mark in Delhi, petrol nears Rs 100 in Mumbai

Diesel price in the national capital on Sunday crossed Rs 84 mark while petrol rate in Mumbai neared Rs 100 a litre after fuel prices were raised again.

Disel prices, fuel prrices, hike in fuel prices, petrol price in Delhi, rates crossed Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra

Lockdown disrupts onion sales, procurement in Maharashtra

Meanwhile, Nafed, which was to begin procurement of around 2 lakh tonne of onion as buffer stock at the prevailing market rate under the Price Stabilization Fund (PSF), have been finding it difficult

The market committee employees have been assigned to traders and commission agents whom farmers can contact in case of need and only farmers in urgent need of money end up contacting these traders, she explained.

Drought hits Assam tea but all-India average auction prices up due to supply shortage

The year 2021 has been an unusual year so far for Assam as far as tea production is concerned. The crop deficit during January to May this year has been to the tune of 60 million kg compared to the sa

The state has also fetched a higher price during the April auctions compared to the March auctions this year though garden activities have dwindled down as never before.

1.2 tonne jackfruit from Tripura exported to London

The jackfruit were exported by Kiega Exim, which sourced them from Krishi Sanyoga Agro Producer Company of Tripura

If this export is successful, the exporter may purchase five tonne of jackfruit from Tripura every week, Jamatia said.

Centre plans to up oilseed area by a quarter

The special plan for the ensuing season was discussed in detail with the states during the kharif conference held on April 30.

Last year, oilseeds were sown in 20.82 million hectares during the kharif season and 8 million hectares in the rabi (winter) season.

Gold price today, 20 May 2021: Gold trades flat on rise in US Treasury yield, US dollar; may touch Rs 49,200

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price in India on 20 May 2021: Gold prices were trading lower in India on Thursday, as international spot prices were flat and hovering a more than four-month high, on a firmer d

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Petrol and diesel price today 20 May 2021: Rates remain unchanged; check price in Delhi, Mumbai here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and diesel rate on May 20 was the same as yesterday. Price in Mumbai remains the highest among metro cities.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in India

Govt needs to revisit import duty on chickpeas, lentils: IPGA

On chickpeas situation in India, GGN Research Managing Partner Nirav Desai said, "we are going to be broadly dependent on the market supplies, which are expected to be lower by 12-15 per cent over las

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