Jun 26, 2019 12:43 PM IST
Apps, blockchain, warehousing network, part of govt’s Rs 25 lakh crore wide-ranging plan to make farming rewarding.
- Apr 05, 2019 06:39 PM IST
Here's a roundup of the commodities market.
- Nov 13, 2018 02:47 PM IST
Sakshi Batra is in conversation with Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Executive Editor, Moneycontrol to find out if a lower headline retail inflation number is actually good news.
- Sep 26, 2018 07:02 PM IST
Watch the video for a roundup of key happenings in the commodities market with a deep dive into some of the most active counters.
- Jul 09, 2018 03:21 PM IST
Watch the accompanying Insight 18 video that decodes why the MSP is a mix of price, policy, and politics.
- Mar 07, 2018 08:52 AM IST
The government in the Budget for 2018-19 last month announced that it will fix the MSP of Kharif 2019 crops at least 1.5 times than the cost of production.
- Sep 16, 2016 05:55 PM IST
To provide farmers with better incentives for pulses relative to competing crops, a government-appointed committee under the Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian Friday proposed a hike in minimum support price (MSP) in a report to the Finance Minister.
- Mar 29, 2016 01:48 PM IST
The main agenda is to remove multiple levies on agriculture products and protect farmers against price volatility, sources tell CNBC-TV18.
- Nov 16, 2015 10:31 AM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Manish Prasad, MD and Head of Institutional Equities at JM Financial says that companies need to work on productivity to improve corporate earnings, which have been low since last eight quarter.
- Jun 24, 2015 11:05 AM IST
Marico chairman Harsh Mariwala says the current spate of rains are just the first part of monsoon. Until it continues in the same pace, it is difficult predict improved crop production.
- Jun 22, 2015 02:54 PM IST
In situation of short rainfall or EL Nino, yield will be impacted and not the overall production of all crops, Prerana Desai, Head-Research at Edelweiss Agri Research told CNBC-TV18.
- Jun 17, 2015 04:19 PM IST
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today hiked the minimum support prices (MSPs) for kharif, or monsoon, crops for season 2015-16 by up to Rs 275 per quintal, in line with recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP).
- Jun 17, 2015 03:37 PM IST
The short rain prediction by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) is not going to affect Kohinoor adversely as farmers in Punjab UP and Haryana were competent enough to face a situation like that of short rains or drought, Satnam Arora, Managing Director, Kohinoor Foods told CNBC-TV18.
- Jun 17, 2015 01:10 PM IST
The Commission For Agricultural Costs and Prices, or CACP, had proposed a hike of Rs 50 per quintal for different grades of paddy.
- Jun 04, 2015 10:11 AM IST
Kapil Mehan, managing director and chief executive officer Zuari Agro Chemicals says agriculture production doesn‘t go down in tandem with rain efficiency.
- Jun 03, 2015 11:28 AM IST
Hartmut Issel, Head Equity & Credit-Asia Pacific, UBS told CNBC-TV18 that it expects low minimum support prices to be lower than inflation numbers.
- May 12, 2015 01:21 PM IST
April consumer price index (CPI) inflation is likely to see flattish momentum MoM. It is expected to be in 4.8-4.9 percent range, says Jahangir Aziz, JP Morgan.
- Apr 25, 2015 03:30 PM IST
Agriculture, as a percent of GDP, has fallen from 30 percent in 1990 to 18 percent now but the number of people depending on the sector hasn't fallen at the same rate. In a CNBC-TV18 interview, experts dissected what is wrong with the sector.
- Apr 23, 2015 09:16 PM IST
Khadse said that the government has asked Centre to increase the MSP and is also planning to provide farmers with higher subsidies for seeds
- Mar 24, 2015 04:48 PM IST
Government notified minimum support prices are aimed at ensuring that every farmer gets a fair price for his crop. However is the system working? Why is the farmer suffering despite these pricing thresholds? As part of our series 'what's ailing rural India?', Farah Bookwala Vhora finds out if MSPs were serving their purpose.
- Nov 08, 2014 02:11 PM IST
Sonal Varma, economist at Nomura India, thinks everyone is overplaying the role of commodity price fall on CPI considering it is largely a non-tradable basket because it has food and services in it. Hence the impact is rather low.
- Dec 05, 2013 08:01 PM IST
Madan Sabnavis, Chief Economist, Care Ratings feels India should go ahead and ensure that this particular objective of food security is maintained.
- Nov 20, 2013 09:50 AM IST
Gautam Trivedi of Religare said the market is pinning hopes on a BJP win and if the results are below expectations, equity markets won't see a steep downside. The bigger deterrent for the market is QE tapering.
- May 13, 2013 03:21 PM IST
Falling for the second straight month, retail inflation declined sharply to 9.39 per cent in April due to easing of prices of vegetables, edible oil and protein-based items.
- Mar 08, 2013 10:34 AM IST
Liquidity has been the key driver of Indian market and will remain so going ahead, says Nandan Chakraborty of Axis Capital. However, he cautions that India is more vulnerable to global volatility compared to other emerging markets (EMs).