Charting a new course for India’s farm resurgence

Beefing up input delivery, expanding irrigation facilities & infusing technology are the key »

Supplies weigh on cotton prices

But production cuts are likely next year  »

Demand concerns put pressure on base metals

The global base metals market is currently facing strong headwinds that impact price performance. In 2012 and 2013, a combination of expanding liquidity, weakening dollar, China’s voraci... »

Trading relationship with India among the best in the world, says Canadian province

Close to 50 per cent of India’s annual pulses imports is supplied by Saskatchewan »

Why veg oil is hot

Lower soyabean and groundnut output pushes prices higher »

Stronger $ drags commodity prices

Global commodity prices have fallen across the board in the current quarter and in a more pronounced way so far in September. Crude, precious metals, base metals and agriculture have all taken pri... »

Govts supporting subsidies in cotton, says global body

Across ten countries, Government support to cotton has continued to be high. Subsidies include direct support to production, border protection, crop insurance and minimum support price mech... »

‘Better farm productivity is critical for India’

World Bank economist says there is ‘policy fatigue’ »

Malaysia ups the ante in the race to garner palm oil market

A turf war has once again broken out between Indonesia and Malaysia, two of the world’s top palm oil producers, to retain market share in the lucrative export business. The latest in the se... »

Palladium to rule firm in short-term

The paradoxical trend in the palladium market is palpable. In the last few days, physically-backed ETP holdings have seen a huge drawdown. At the same time, prices have hit multi-year highs... »

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