Onion Prices

Apr 13, 2016 at 20:08 | Source: PTI
"Because of a bumper crop, onion is being sold at 30-50 paise per kg while only a few days ago it commanded a price of Rs 15-20 per kg in the local market," Dayaram Patidar, a farmer from Diken, told PTI.
Mar 14, 2016 at 09:37 | Source:
The CPI has risen for the past 6 months from 3.7 percent to a 17-month high of 5.7 percent in January 2016. However, it is likely to decline in February led by food inflation mainly on easing seen in vegetable prices such as onions.
Feb 21, 2016 at 19:31 | Source: PTI
Budget for 2016-17 in a bid to protect consumers from price rise in essential food items. The PSF, announced in the previous Budget with a corpus of Rs 500 crore, was initially being handled by the Agriculture Ministry. It used funds to intervene in the market to boost supply of onion and pulses to check price rise
Feb 11, 2016 at 17:56 | Source: PTI
The prices of the kitchen staple have fallen by more than 83 per cent from Rs 41.30 per kg in September las
Feb 02, 2016 at 17:18 | Source: PTI
According to the data maintained by Nasik-based National Horticultural and Research Foundation (NHRDF), wholesale onion prices are being sold at minimum rates of Rs 7 per kg and maximum Rs 14.22 per kg.
Dec 31, 2015 at 11:55 | Source: PTI
To salvage the situation, the government launched Rs 50,000 crore worth irrigation and soil health schemes and is all set to unveil a new insurance scheme and electronic agri-market in New Year to ensure that the farmers earn 50 percent profit from produce.
Dec 29, 2015 at 13:07 | Source: PTI
RBI has however cautioned that while oil prices, barring geopolitical shocks, are expected to remain benign for a few more quarters, the uptick of CPI inflation excluding food and fuel for two months in succession warrants vigilance.
Dec 26, 2015 at 13:48 | Source: PTI
The exports stood at 4,85,930.51 tonnes during April- September period of the current 2015-16 fiscal compared with 5,89,900.89 tonnes in the corresponding period of the previous year, according to data compiled by National Horticultural Research and Development Foundation (NHRDF).
Dec 24, 2015 at 19:35 | Source: PTI
"All varieties of onions... can be exported without any MEP," Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) said in a notification.
Dec 11, 2015 at 22:23 | Source: PTI
In August, the government had hiked onion MEP to USD 700 per tonne, from USD 425, as prices at both wholesale and retail levels skyrocketed on lower output due to unseasonal rains.
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Has there ever been any concrete evidence that Onion prices go up by hoarding of a middlemen? Economics is a a crazy subject with many theories w/o data. The so called trickle down economics proved to be a Big joke decades later. The US Fed printing and pouring money in to wall street

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Sure Onion Price can be controlled

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Source:Economic Times - NASHIK: Delayed monsoon and thin arrivals in the market drove onion prices up by Rs 200- 300 per quintal here today, Agriculture produce Market Committees (APMC) sources said. Onions were sold at Nashik`s one of the biggest wholesale markets, APMC Lasalgaon, in the of Rs 2

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Source:NDTV Profit - While Delhi and Mumbai have seen an up to 50 per cent jump in onion prices in a week, the trend is seen continuing in Bangalore and Kolkata. The recent increase in onion prices, whether in the North or the South, is bringing tears to people's eyes

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Will onion prices esclate to record highs this year?

9.39 PM Jun 30th 2014


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profits then such is called as blackmarketing.Just take example onions price is Rs 75/kg in Singapore but that doesnot means that gov too should b give Rs 75/kg to procure same in India at that prices.In d case of RIL,co itself conceded that its cost of producing gas is around 2$ and even at 4.36$ its

5.36 PM Jun 26th 2014

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`t matter too much. the next budget will matter more. -Onion prices are trading @ 20-25rs. which isn`t a cause for worry. moreover even if onion reaches 100rs overall inflation might move a basis point.which is immaterial. -which other stocks are you interested in? -markets always give opportunity to people

3.50 PM Jun 25th 2014


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MODI can bring down onion prices but not possible to reduce crude oil prices..... Crude is expected to rise to above 130 usd per barrel.... Havoc ahead....

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Source:FirstPost - Narendra Modi`s top priority during the election rallies was not creating jobs or manufacturing, it was to bring down inflation. With thewholesale price inflation accelerating to a five-month high in May, onion prices, one of the biggest concerns of the previous government

2.10 PM Jun 19th 2014


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if onion price goes to rs 100/- what about the poor family how they have to survive?

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