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Govt strategies on onion unworkable

Imports will lead to price rise globally; export curbs can result in shady deals
The inter-ministerial suggestions for import of over one lakh tonnes of onions and the decisi... »

Look to sell gold on upticks to $1,310/oz

Stop loss:$1,330; target:$1,285
Comex gold futures ended higher on Thursday and broke below the key psychological support at... »

Pepper rules steady on slack demand

Spot pepper prices continued to rule steady on Thursday, while futures contracts... »

Commodities

MCX-natural gas in a strong down-trend

The natural gas futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) extended it... »

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Cotton may inch down

Cotton prices decreased by ₹150/quintal at Bhoodapady this week, though the mark... »

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Coconut oil slips

Coconut oil prices slid on Thursday in Erode markets. Murugavel, a trader, said,... »

Commodities

Jeera crackles on sluggish offtake

As export and domestic demand waned, offloading of positions by speculators agai... »

Commodities

Palm oil futures rebound after 3-day fall

The edible oils market ruled steady on Thursday despite a rebound in the futures market. »

Agri-biz

Rubber Board proposes cultivation in Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh

Rubber Board has submitted a proposal to the Centre highlighting the potential for rubber cultiv... »

Rubber skids on lack of buyers

Spot rubber closed steady on Thursday. “There were no genuine buyers or sellers in the local trading houses and the prices remained neutral in an almost inactive trading session,” so... »

Turmeric loses colour on poor quality

Spot turmeric prices in Erode markets decreased on Thursday due to poor quality of arrivals.“The price of the hybrid finger and other varieties decreased by ₹200 a quintal. Buyers qu... »

Cotton may inch down

Cotton prices decreased by ₹150/quintal at Bhoodapady this week, though the market witnessed lower arrivals. Some 207.6 tonnes of Bt cotton arrived and the entire quantity was purc... »

Palm oil futures rebound after 3-day fall

The edible oils market ruled steady on Thursday despite a rebound in the futures market. Physical demand remained poor since it its the month-end and stockists prefer to fulfil old commitme... »

MCX-natural gas in a strong down-trend

The natural gas futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) extended its fall last week as well. The contract has been in a strong down-trend and has tumbled over... »

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Crude oil futures rise to Rs 6,208 per barrel

Crude oil futures rose 0.15 per cent to Rs 6,208 per barrel today as speculators created fresh positions amid a firm trend in Asia.On the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil for delivery in... »

MCX MD interview postponed

The interview for the post of Managing Director of the Multi Commodity Exchange that was scheduled for Friday (July 25th) has been postponed. About 15 candidates were shortlisted from 6... »

How the second half will be for commodities this year

Cocoa may bet the only agri commodity with a bullish story.
SHUTTERSTOCK.COM/THANWAN SINGH PANNU Commodity markets are generally perceived to be fraught with risk given the volatility commodity prices demonstrate. And 2014 has been a year of contrasts. The year began with an extremely... »

Spot rubber drops with futures

Spot rubber prices declined on Wednesday. The commodity lost ground tracking the overall weakness on the National Multi Commodity Exchange. Traders were disappointed as domestic markets did... »

Mixed trend in edible oils

Outlook turns bullish for tur

Castorseed futures fall on profit booking

Crude oil futures decline on weak Asian cues

Where is gold headed?

Await clear signal in MCX-silver

Pepper rules hot on limited supply

Coconut oil up on corporate buying

Outlook turns bullish for mustard

Mustard oil in Indore mandis ruled firm on subdued demand and buying on Thursday. In Indore mandis, mustard oil ruled at ₹667 (up ₹7 from last week) for 10 kg, while it was ₹660 in Neemuch... »

Ample stocks hold sugar flat

Sugar prices ruled flat on the Vashi wholesale market and mill level on Thursday with routine activities. Ample supply and need-based local demand kept sentiment calm and steady, said sourc... »

Coconut oil slips

Coconut oil prices slid on Thursday in Erode markets. Murugavel, a trader, said, “Two days ago the coconut oil was sold at ₹2,200/15-kg loose pack (₹147/kg), it decreased on Thursd... »

Jeera crackles on sluggish offtake

As export and domestic demand waned, offloading of positions by speculators against adequate stocks position kept jeera prices lower in the futures market. Spot price, however, rem... »

Rubber Board proposes cultivation in Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh

Rubber Board has submitted a proposal to the Centre highlighting the potential for rubber cultivation in areas affected by extremist activities in some parts of the country. In an informa... »

Gold rates

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CCEA okays sale of 10 mt of wheat in open market

Wheat would be sold through the e-tendering process by FCI with an aim to improve domestic supply and check prices, besides reducing storage pressure on the organisation. The Government today approved the sale of 10 million tonnes of wheat from the FCI stock in the open market in order to boost domestic supply and check prices. A decision in this regard wa... »

Crude oil prices up in Asian trade

Oil prices rose in Asia today after the United States reported a large decline in its crude inventories, indicating strong demand in the world’s biggest economy. US benchmark West Texas... »
Weekly Outlook

MCX-copper can fall further

After oscillating around the 200-day moving average, currently at ₹432.6 a kg, the copper futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange has dropped below this level in the past we... »

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Taking part in futures

Futures trading is an important part of commodities trading along with the spot market. It is a contract entered into by two buyers, one to sell and the other to buy, at a later date and at... »

Sugar falls on ample supply

Turmeric falls on quality issues

Pepper to rise on tight supply

Crude oil extends losses in Asian trade

Groundnut oil flat on limited buying

NCDEX-wheat (₹1,608/quintal): Bullish run could target ₹1,700

Chana may rally on demand

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