Masoor, its dal weaken on sluggish demand

NEW DELHI, Feb 1: In restricted activity, masoor and its dal prices declined by Rs 50 per quintal on the wholesale pulses market today owing to sluggish demand against sufficient supplies.

Traders said low demand against higher supply weighed on masoor and its dal prices.

In the national capital, masoor small and bold ended lower by Rs 50 each to Rs 4,350-4,600 and Rs 4,550-4,650 and its dal local and best quality traded lower by the same margin to Rs 5,250-5,350 and Rs 5,300-5,400 per quintal, respectively.

Following are today’s pulses rates per quintal:

Urad 4,000-4,800, Urad Chilka (local) 5,550-5,750, best 5,750-6,350, Dhoya 6,050-6,450, Moong 6,000-7,200, Dal Moong Chilka local 7,100-7,500, Moong Dhoya local 7,300-7,400 and best quality 7,900-8,000.

Masoor small 4,350-4,600, bold 4,550-4,650, Dal Masoor local 5,250-5,350, best quality 5,300-5,400, Malka local 5,100-5,200, best 5,300-5,400, Moth 4,800-5,200, Arhar 4,200-4,300, Dal Arhar Dara 5,750-5,950.

Gram 2,900-3,850, Gram Dal (local) 3,650-3,850, best quality 3,850-3,950, Besan (35 kg) Shakti bhog 1,400, Rajdhani 1,400, Rajmah Chitra 7,300-10,800, Kabli Gram small 3,850-5,850, dabra 2,700-2,800, imported 4,700-5,100, Lobia 4,200-5,800, Peas white 2,950-3,000 and green 3,000-3,100. (AGENCIES)