New Delhi, Apr 12 (PTI) Jowar prices rose by Rs 50 per quintal in lacklustre trade at the wholesale grains market today due to increased offtake by consuming industries.
However, other grains after moving in a narrow range in scattered deals and settled at previous levels.
Traders said increased offtake by consuming industries against restricted arrivals from producing belts, mainly led to rise in jowar prices.
In the national capital, jowar yellow edged higher by Rs 50 to Rs 1,550-1,600 per quintal.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs per quintal): Wheat MP (desi) Rs 2,080-2,280, Wheat dara (for mills) Rs 1,760-1,765 Chakki atta (delivery) Rs 1,770-1,775, Atta Rajdhani (10 kg) Rs 230-260, Shakti Bhog (10 kg) Rs 255-290, Roller flour mill Rs 950-960 (50 kg), Maida Rs 970-980 (50 kg)and Sooji Rs 1,040-1,050 (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 7,400-7,500, Rice Pusa (1121) Rs 6,700-6,800, Permal raw Rs 2,400-2425, Permal wand Rs 2,500-2,550, Sela Rs 3,100-3,200 and Rice IR-8 Rs 2,050-2,100, Bajra Rs 1,260-1,265, Jowar yellow Rs 1,550-1,600, white Rs 2,800-2,900, Maize Rs 1,450-1,455, Barley Rs 1,475-1,485.
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