Author: Food & Edible Oils

Weak demand and favourable weather across the major producing region is expected to keep prices under pressure

Last year, Nafed had purchased a total of 57,000 tonnes of onion from the 2018-19 Rabi (winter) crop under the Price Stabilisation Fund

Islamic Republic ordered nearly 30 per cent of India’s basmati rice exports in financial year 2019-20, buying 1.3 million tonnes

There was a huge oversupply of tea last year and this was corrected to a large extent when the Tea Board ordered non-plucking of tea in December, he said

According to All India Tea Traders Association and Gujarat Tea Traders Association, prices have shot up due to a fall in production and inventory levels, along with healthy demand for tea

Apart from a spurt in mustard oil prices, consumers are also being sold contaminated products by traders out to make a quick buck