New Delhi, Apr 11 (PTI) Prices of rice basmati fell further by Rs 200 per quintal at the wholesale grains market today on the back of muted demand against sufficient stocks position.
However, other grains held steady in thin trade.
Traders said easing demand from retailers and stockists against sufficient stocks position increased arrivals from growing regions,mainly kept pressure on rice basmati prices.
In the national capital, rice basmati common and Pusa-1121 variety declined by Rs 200 each to Rs 7,400-7,500 and Rs 6,700-6,800 per quintal respectively.
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 1,500-1,550, white Rs 2,800-2,900, Maize Rs 1,450-1,455, Barley Rs 1,475-1,485.
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