Higher demand boosts pulses

Our Correspondent Indore | Updated on June 19, 2020 Published on June 19, 2020

Weak availability and increased demand from south Bihar and Bengal have lifted masoor prices in Indore mandis in the past one week by ₹100 with masur (bold) today being quoted at ₹5,550-5,600 a quintal. Masur dal (medium) ruled at ₹6,800-6,900, while masur dal (bold) was quoted at ₹7,200-7,300 a quintal. Weak availability also lifted urad with urad (best) at ₹6,300-6,400 a quintal (up by ₹300 from last week). Urad dal was at ₹8,500-11,000 a quintal. Moong, on the other hand, declined marginally with availability outstripping demand. On Friday, moong (bold) was quoted at ₹6,700-6,750 a quintal. Moong dal (bold) fetched ₹8,400-9,100, while moong dal monger ruled at ₹9,500-10,000 a quintal.

Published on June 19, 2020
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