Rice basmati up on pick up in demand

NEW DELHI, July 8:  Barring a rise in rice basmati prices on uptick in demand from retailers, other grains held steady at the wholesale grains market today in thin trade.
Traders said increased demand from retailers against restricted supplies from producing belts mainly attributed the rise in rice basmati prices.
In the national capital, rice basmati common and Pusa-1121 variety settled higher at Rs 6,900-7,200 and Rs 5,750-5,800 from previous levels of Rs 6,800-7,100 and Rs 5,700-5,800 per quintal respectively.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs per quintal):
Wheat MP (desi) Rs 2,100-2,345, Wheat dara (for mills) Rs 1,755-1,760, Chakki atta (delivery) Rs 1,760-1,765, Atta Rajdhani (10 kg) Rs 255-290, Shakti Bhog (10 kg) Rs 255-290, Roller flour mill Rs 950-960 (50 kg), Maida Rs 960-970 (50 kg) and Sooji Rs 1,020-1,030 (50 kg).
Basmati rice (Lal Quila) Rs 10,700, Shri Lal Mahal Rs 11,300, Super Basmati Rice Rs 9,800, Basmati common new Rs 6,900-7,200, Rice Pusa (1121) Rs 5,750-5,800, Permal raw Rs 2,225-2,250, Permal wand Rs 2,275-2,300, Sela Rs 2,500-2,600 and Rice IR-8 Rs 1,850-1,900, Bajra Rs 1,135-1,145, Jowar yellow Rs 1,450-1,500, white Rs 2,900-3,100, Maize Rs 1,285-1,295, Barley Rs 1,420-1,440. (PTI)


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