Commodity Analysis

India foodgrain stocks: Is there enough buffer?

Rajalakshmi Nirmal | Updated on January 24, 2018 Published on June 15, 2015


After IMD's prediction of a deficient monsoon, the Finance Minister allayed market fears about inflation by noting that there is enough stock of foodgrains to meet any contingency. Actually buffer stocks with the Food Corporation of India have been declining in recent years. But the stock is well above the minimum norms. Click here for larger image

Published on June 15, 2015
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