Moneycontrol PRO
edible oils
Jump to
  • Humble rice bran becomes hot commodity as India scours for edible oils Jun 24, 2022 10:19 AM IST

    Humble rice bran becomes hot commodity as India scours for edible oils

    A by-product in rice milling, rice bran has been traditionally used for cattle and poultry feed. In recent years, oil mills have started extracting rice oil, which is popular among health-conscious consumers but historically more expensive than rival oils.

  • Prices of wheat, sugar, rice on declining trend after govt measures: Official Jun 02, 2022 08:46 PM IST

    Prices of wheat, sugar, rice on declining trend after govt measures: Official

    Retail prices of wheat, rice, sugar and edible oils are showing a declining trend after the measures taken by the government, including curbs on exports of wheat and sugar, Food Secretary Sudhanshu Pandey said on Thursday.

  • Wholesale prices of edible oils to be further reduced by Rs 3-5 per kg this festival season: SEA Nov 01, 2021 03:01 PM IST

    Wholesale prices of edible oils to be further reduced by Rs 3-5 per kg this festival season: SEA

    Due to government steps, there has already been a 21.59 per cent reduction in average retail prices of palm oil at Rs 132.98 per kg on October 31, from Rs 169.6 per kg on October 1, as per the data maintained by the consumer affairs ministry.

  • Edible oils: Centre holds meeting with states on Oct 25 to review action on stock holding order Oct 24, 2021 08:16 PM IST

    Edible oils: Centre holds meeting with states on Oct 25 to review action on stock holding order

    On October 10, the Centre had imposed stock limits on traders of edible oils and oilseeds, barring certain importers and exporters, till March 31, in a bid to control domestic prices and provide relief to consumers.

  • Centre imposes stock limits on edible oils to soften prices in domestic market Oct 10, 2021 02:05 PM IST

    Centre imposes stock limits on edible oils to soften prices in domestic market

    Edible oil prices in the domestic retail markets have shot up sharply by up to 46.15 percent in the last one year due to global factors and local tight supply situation, as per government data.

  • Why the government wants to rein in runaway edible oil prices Sep 15, 2021 01:35 PM IST

    Why the government wants to rein in runaway edible oil prices

    The boom in edible oil prices is affecting consumption and hitting food company margins. A successful strike by the government could bring much needed relief

  • EXCLUSIVE | Duty cuts on edible oil likely before festive season Sep 13, 2021 01:15 PM IST

    EXCLUSIVE | Duty cuts on edible oil likely before festive season

    While basic customs duties have been cut for the second time in less than a month, edible oil prices continue to remain high. With the festive season set to begin soon, the cut-off date for ending duty cuts -- September 30 -- may now be extended.

  • India goes in for oil palm push, raising green issues Sep 03, 2021 08:42 AM IST

    India goes in for oil palm push, raising green issues

    There are concerns that it may not be a good idea from the environment point of view to give a push to the growth of oil palm in biodiversity rich areas like the North-East and the Andamans

  • PM Narendra Modi announces mission to make India self-sufficient in edible oils Aug 09, 2021 02:24 PM IST

    PM Narendra Modi announces mission to make India self-sufficient in edible oils

    Addressing a virtual event on PM-Kisan scheme, he said over Rs 11,000 crore will be invested in the edible oil ecosystem.

  • India's June palm oil imports drop 18% YoY: Trade body Jul 07, 2020 01:15 PM IST

    India's June palm oil imports drop 18% YoY: Trade body

    The country's imports of soyoil in June rose 49 percent from a year ago to 331,264 tonnes, while sunflower oil imports rose 66 percent to 268,128 tonnes, according to provisional data compiled by the Solvent Extractors' Association.

  • Wholesale oil prices end flat in thin trade Apr 21, 2018 03:40 PM IST

    Wholesale oil prices end flat in thin trade

    Traders said adequate stocks positions against sporadic demand kept edible and non-edible oil prices flat.

  • India raises import tax on edible oils: Government order Nov 18, 2017 10:43 AM IST

    India raises import tax on edible oils: Government order

    The world's biggest importer of edible oils also raised the import tax on crude soyoil to 30 percent from 17.5 percent earlier. It raised the import tax on refined soyoil to 35 percent from 20 percent earlier, it said.

  • India lifts ban on bulk export of major edible oil Mar 28, 2017 07:38 AM IST

    India lifts ban on bulk export of major edible oil

    Currently, export of edible oils is allowed in up to 5 kg pack at minimum export price of USD 900 per tonne. The bulk export was banned way back in 2008 to curb price rise.

  • Ruchi Soya ties-up with Patanjali for edible oils Feb 13, 2017 03:48 PM IST

    Ruchi Soya ties-up with Patanjali for edible oils

    Under the agreement, Ruchi Soya will process and pack the crude oil provided by Patanjali Ayurved as per their specifications, the company said in a release issued here.

  • Govt targets 50% jump in pulses output in four years Oct 25, 2016 06:20 PM IST

    Govt targets 50% jump in pulses output in four years

    The government is targeting to increase pulses production by around 50 per cent to 24 million tonne by 2020-21 through use of hybrid and high-yielding seed varieties, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said on Tuesday.

  • GST may make oil, chicken dearer; TV, air conditioner cheaper Oct 20, 2016 03:12 PM IST

    GST may make oil, chicken dearer; TV, air conditioner cheaper

    The prices of certain consumer durables like televisions, air conditioners, fridges and washing machines may however become cheaper with decrease in taxes.

  • Govt closely monitoring prices of sugar, other food items Oct 05, 2016 04:12 PM IST

    Govt closely monitoring prices of sugar, other food items

    There is not much increase in the sugar rates this time and even pulses prices are showing a declining trend with arrival of new kharif crop, he said and added that edible oils prices are also stable in retail markets.

  • Vegetable oils import up 24% in December on low global rates Jan 18, 2016 03:11 PM IST

    Vegetable oils import up 24% in December on low global rates

    Imports of vegetable oils (comprising edible and non- edible oils) stood at 11.39 lakh tonnes in December 2014, the Solvent Extractors Association of India said in a statement.

  • SEA demands cut in oilseeds import duty to 5-10% Jan 07, 2016 02:10 PM IST

    SEA demands cut in oilseeds import duty to 5-10%

    A sharp decline in domestic oilseeds output and crushing has encouraged edible oil imports, while discouraging exports of oilmeal, it said. In fact, export of oilmeal -- used as animal feed -- has dropped by 85 percent to 59,818 tonnes in December 2015, as against 4,10,178 tonnes in the year-ago period, it added.

  • Agri Min proposes more 5% hike in import duty of edible oil Dec 04, 2015 02:53 PM IST

    Agri Min proposes more 5% hike in import duty of edible oil

    In September, the government had raised import duty on crude edible oils to 12.5 percent from 7.5 percent, while the duty on refined edible oils was increased to 20 percent from 15 percent.

  • Ruchi Soya Q1 net rises to Rs 1.57 crore Aug 18, 2015 08:17 AM IST

    Ruchi Soya Q1 net rises to Rs 1.57 crore

    The manufacturer and marketer of edible oils and some other products recorded an increase of 2.18 per cent in net sales in Q1, from Rs 5725.46 crore to Rs 5,850.37 crore.

  • Hail and rain damage crops, delay harvest Mar 07, 2014 02:06 PM IST

    Hail and rain damage crops, delay harvest

    The damage to rapeseed could mean India imports more rapeseed oil, which is made from rapeseed. That could push prices higher as India is the world's biggest buyer of edible oils. The April rapeseed contract rose 6.7 percent over the last ten days, while rapeseed oil firmed 0.7 percent.

  • Food prices may go up due to diesel price hike: Industry Sep 14, 2012 06:21 PM IST

    Food prices may go up due to diesel price hike: Industry

    Retail prices of essential food items, including wheat and edible oils, are expected to increase marginally across the country due to a rise in the cost of transport following diesel price hike by over Rs 5 per litre, industry bodies said.

  • Mangal Keshav`s view on Chilli, Jeera, Pepper, Turmeric May 28, 2012 09:50 AM IST

    Mangal Keshav`s view on Chilli, Jeera, Pepper, Turmeric

    Mangal Keshav has come out with its report on Chilli, Jeera, Pepper, Cardamom, Soyabean, Edible oils, Guar seed, mustard seed, Mentha oil.

  • Mangal Keshav`s view on Chilli, Jeera, Pepper, Turmeric May 04, 2012 10:43 AM IST

    Mangal Keshav`s view on Chilli, Jeera, Pepper, Turmeric

    Mangal Keshav has come out with its report on Chilli, Jeera, Pepper, Cardamom, Soyabean, Edible oils, Guar seed, mustard seed, Mentha oil.

Sections
ISO 27001 - BSI Assurance Mark