New Delhi, Apr 16 (PTI) Groundnut oil prices edged higher by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale oils and oilseeds market today on fresh buying by stockists following uptick in demand.

However, other edible and non-edible oils moved in a narrow range in scattered deals and settled at the previous levels.

Traders said, stockists’ buying following uptick in demand from retailers amid pause in arrivals from producing belts mainly led to a rise in groundnut oil prices.

In the national capital, groundnut mill delivery (Gujarat) oil edged up by Rs 100 to Rs 8,500 per quintal.

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs per quintal): Oilseeds: Mustard seed Rs 2,950-3,050 and Groundnut seed Rs 2,150-2,900. Vanaspati Ghee (15-litre tin) Rs 800-1,000.

Edible oils: Groundnut Mill Delivery (Gujarat) Rs 8,500, Groundnut Solvent Refined (per tin) Rs 1,700-1,800, Mustard expeller (Dadri) Rs 7,850, Mustard Pakki Ghani (per tin) Rs 1,300-1,345, Mustard Kachi Ghani (per tin) Rs 1,350-1,450, Sesame Mill delivery Rs 8,900, Soybean Refined Mill Delivery (Indore) Rs 7,700, Soybean Degum (Kandla) Rs 7,300, Crude Palm Oil (Ex-Kandla) Rs 5,400, Cottonseed Mill Delivery (Haryana) Rs 7,000, Palmolein (RBD) Rs 7,050, Palmolein (Kandla) Rs 7,100 and Coconut (per tin) Rs 3,100-3,150.

Non-edible oils: Linseed Rs 9,100, Castor Rs 7,400-7,500, Neem Rs 5,350-5,450.

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