Author: G. Chandrashekhar

After languishing for four long years, growers of key kharif season pulses – tur/arhar (pigeon pea), urad (black matpe) and moong (green gram) – are d

But lot needs to be done on tapping the potential offered by export markets, especially pulses export to Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

The pulses trade deserves absolute transparency in government decision making. Otherwise, speculative forces will continue to win

Is the oil tide turning? Political developments of the last couple of days suggest crude oil market may have already bottomed out and is well on its w

The global sugar market is currently characterised by nervous and choppy conditions. Prices have faced tremendous downward pressure in recent months. Two straight years of global surplus, exports from India and Brazilian harvest pressure have all co…

The Union Consumer Affairs Ministry notification on mandatory labelling of packaged food products containing genetically-modified foods or food ingredients may primarily be targeting imported foods that are flooding the domestic market. But it will w…