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  • Peas move up on retailers’ demand

    New Delhi, Jan 3 Barring a rise in peas prices on pick up in retailers demand, other pulses held steady at the wholesale pulses market today in thin trade. Marketmen attributed the rise in peas prices to uptick in demand from retailers. In the national capital, peas white and green

  • Indian fumigation exemption won’t ease trade woes: pulse industry

    Canada’s pulse industry says India’s decision Tuesday to issue an extended pest treatment exemption does not remove a requirement that requires shippers to pay a stiff fumigation fee on international exports upon arrival, or end punitive tariffs India imposed on lentils and peas in 2017. Reuters reported early Tuesday morning New

  • Pulses remain steady on muted demand

    New Delhi, Jan 2 Steady conditions developed at the wholesale pulses market today as prices by and large moved in a narrow range on alternate bouts of trading and settled around previous levels. Marketmen said adequate stocks position against sporadic demand mainly kept prices at previous levels. Following are today's

  • Chana futures dip 1.64 pc on tepid demand

    Chana prices slipped 1.64 per cent to close at Rs 3,949 per quintal in futures trade today as participants reduced exposure following subdued demand in spot market. Profit-booking at existing higher levels also weighed on the sentiment. In futures trading, at the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, chana for delivery

  • Mixed trend in pulses

      Barring chana, majority of pulse seeds and pulses either ruled stable or traded lower on weak physical demand with masur (bold) at ₹3,450-3,500 a quintal, (down ₹200 from last week), while masur (Madhya Pradesh) ruled at₹3,200. Masur dal (medium) fetched ₹4,750-4,850, while masur dal (bold) ruled at ₹5,100-5,200. Moong

  • Uptrend in pulses halted

    Declining chana prices, weak physical demand and steady rise in arrival of new pulse seeds have arrested uptrend in pulses with tur (Maharashtra) being quoted at ₹4,150 a quintal, while tur (Madhya Pradesh) ruled at ₹3,700-3,800. Tur dal (sawa no.) fetched ₹5,700 a quintal, tur dal (full) ₹6,200, while tur

  • Select pulses extend losses on weak demand

    New Delhi, Dec 27 () Select pulses, led by gram, maintained its sliding trend for the third day as prices fell by up to Rs 200 per quintal in the wholesale pulses market on considerable fall in demand from retailers and dal mills. Marketmen said, besides easing demand from retailers

  • Import curbs may not help tur, chana

    PUNE: Despite government restricting import pulses with hike in import duty, prices of tur and chana are expected to remain under pressure and rule lower than the minimum support price (MSP) levels announced by the government. MSP of tur is Rs 5,450/quintal including bonus of Rs 200/quintal while the MSP

  • Chana futures down 3.11 pc on muted demand

    New Delhi, Dec 27 Chana prices slipped 3.11 per cent to Rs 3,955 per quintal in futures trade today as participants reduced exposure following subdued demand at the spot market amid adequate stocks. Profit-booking at existing higher levels also weighed on the sentiment. In futures trading at the National Commodity

  • Select pulses fall on easing demand

    New Delhi, Dec 25 () Select pulses led by gram fell by up to Rs 300 per quintal at the wholesale pulses market on fall in demand from retailers. Marketmen said besides easing demand from retailers at existing higher levels, adequate stocks position on increased supplies from producing belts mainly