New Delhi, May 18 (PTI) Select edible oil prices rose by up to Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale oils and oilseeds market today due to pick up in demand from retailers.Also Read - Mandatory RT-PCR Test Among Other Covid Rules For International Travellers Visiting Gujarat

However, linseed and castor oils in the non-edible section slipped due to reduced offtake by consuming industries. Also Read - Gujarat Mandates RT-PCR Testing for Travellers from South Africa, UK, China and Several Other Nations Over New Variant Concerns

Traders said uptick in demand from retailers against restricted arrivals from producing belts led to the rise in select edible oil prices. Also Read - Gujarat: Teen Climbs on Train Wagon to Shoot Instagram Video, Dies of Electric Shock

In the national capital, sesame and cottonseed mill delivery (Haryana) oils rose by Rs 100 each to Rs 9,200 and Rs 7,100 per quintal, respectively.

Mustard expeller (Dadri) oil also edged up by Rs 50 to Rs 7,700 per quintal.

On the other hand, castor and linseed oils fell by Rs 100 each to Rs 7,100-7,200 and Rs 8,800 per quintal, respectively.

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 7,700, Mustard Pakki Ghani (per tin) Rs 1,275-1,320, Mustard Kachi Ghani (per tin) Rs 1,325-1,425, Sesame Mill delivery Rs 9,200, Soybean Refined Mill Delivery (Indore) Rs 7,700, Soybean Degum (Kandla) Rs 7,300, Crude Palm Oil (Ex-Kandla) Rs 5,500, Cottonseed Mill Delivery (Haryana) Rs 7,100, Palmolein (RBD) Rs 7,200, Palmolein (Kandla) Rs 7,250 and Coconut (per tin) Rs 3,100-3,150.

Non-edible oils: Linseed Rs 8,800, Castor Rs 7,100-7,200, Neem Rs 5,350-5,450.

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