New Delhi, Mar 14 (PTI) In restricted activity, groundnut oil declined by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale oils and oilseeds market today due to reduced offtake by stockists on easing demand from retailers.

Linseed oil in the non-edible section, also slipped on reduced offtake by consuming industries.

Traders said reduced offtake by stockists following fall in demand from retailers against adequate stocks position, weighed on groundnut oil prices.

In the national capital, groundnut mill delivery (Gujarat) oil fell by Rs 100 to Rs 8,600 per quintal.

Among non-edible, linseed oil, also eased by Rs 100 to Rs 9,150 per quintal on subdued demand from paint units.

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 8,600, 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 8,800, Soybean Refined Mill Delivery (Indore) Rs 7,800, Soybean Degum (Kandla) Rs 7,400, Crude Palm Oil (Ex-Kandla) Rs 5,400, Cottonseed Mill Delivery (Haryana) Rs 6,900, Palmolein (RBD) Rs 6,800, Palmolein (Kandla) Rs 6,850 and Coconut (per tin) Rs 3,100-3,150.

Non-edible oils: Linseed Rs 9,150, Castor Rs 7,700-7,800, Neem Rs 5,350-5,450.

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