New Delhi, Mar 31 (PTI) Groundnut oil prices eased by Rs 10 per quintal in an otherwise steady wholesale oils and oilseeds market today due to reduced offtake by stockists following slackening demand from retailers.

However, other edible and non-edible oils moved in a narrow range in limited deals and pegged at last levels.

Traders said easing demand from retailers against sufficient stocks position amid a weak trend overseas mainly led to decline in palmolein and soyabean oil prices.

In the national capital, groundnut mill delivery (Gujarat) oil shed Rs 50 to Rs 8,400 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 8,400, Groundnut Solvent Refined (per tin) Rs 1,700-1,800, Mustard expeller (Dadri) Rs 7,900, 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 6,950, Palmolein (Kandla) Rs 7,000 and Coconut (per tin) Rs 3,100-3,150.

Non-edible oils: Linseed Rs 9,300, Castor Rs 7,500-7,600, Neem Rs 5,350-5,450.

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