Financial Daily from THE HINDU group of publications
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2002

Port Info

Group Sites

Agri-Biz & Commodities - Agricultural Policy
Government - Policy

Curbs relaxed for farm trade

Our Bureau

NEW DELHI, March 19

The Centre has allowed dealers to freely buy, stock and sell certain essential commodities. An order containing these provisions and issued under the Essential Commodities Act, 1955 came into effect on March 15.

As per the order, dealers are free to buy, transport and distribute any quantity of wheat, paddy/rice, coarse grains, sugar, edible oils and oilseeds without any licence or permit under the Act.

Send this article to Friends by E-Mail

Stories in this Section
Cut their losses? No way!

Kerala Govt package for fisherfolk
`Inequity' in urea subsidy claims set right
Cocoa comes to planters' rescue
Fresh orders pep up rubber market
CTCs in demand at Guwahati sale
`Gold can become reliable investment gizmo'
PDS grain prices to be cut further
FCI floats tender for godowns
Brand tag for Kurnool rice
Nabard sanctioning at fast clip
Adoni market yard feels the pinch
Poor offtake, low prices worry cotton growers
Modest target set for oil palm cultivation
Coffeetails, heady draw
Curbs relaxed for farm trade
TN trade welcomes amendment to Commodities Act
Kerala: Agri loan repayment
Sprouting hopes

The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | The Sportstar | Frontline | Home |

Copyright 2002, The Hindu Business Line. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu Business Line