NEW DELHI, Feb 20: Prices of maize and bajra were up by Rs 10 per quintal at the wholesale grains market today on mild demand from consuming industries.
Traders said besides easing demand from consuming industries, adequate stocks position mainly led to rise in maize and bajra prices.
In the national capital, maize and bajra traded higher by Rs 10 each to Rs 1,590-1,600 and Rs 1,440-1,450 per quintal, respectively.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs per quintal):
Wheat MP (desi) Rs 2,660-2,960, Wheat dara (for mills) Rs 1,900-1,910, Chakki atta (delivery) Rs 1,910-1,940, Atta Rajdhani (10 kg) Rs 270, Shakti Bhog (10 kg) Rs 270, Roller flour mill Rs 1,000-1,010 (50 kg), Maida Rs 1,110-1,120 (50 kg) and Sooji Rs 1,190-1,200 (50 kg).
Basmati rice (Lal Quila) Rs 10,700, Shri Lal Mahal Rs 11,300, Super Basmati Rice Rs 9,700, Basmati common new Rs 7,200-7,300, Rice Pusa (1121) Rs 5,700-7,100, Permal raw Rs 2,200-2,250, Permal wand Rs 2,300-2,400, Sela Rs 3,000-3,100 and Rice IR-8 Rs 2,000-2,025, Bajra Rs 1,440-1,450, Jowar yellow Rs 1750-1800, white Rs 3,500-3,700, Maize Rs 1,590-1,600, Barley Rs 1,800-1,820. (PTI)