New Delhi, May 22 (PTI) Select edible oil prices rose by Rs 50 per quintal at the wholesale oils and oilseeds market today on fresh buying by vanaspati millers.Also Read - Gujarat's First Omicron Infected Patient's Relatives Test Covid Positive

Castor oil in the non-edible section, also went up on increased offtake by consuming industries. Also Read - India Reports 2 More Omicron Cases, Centre Urges States to Take Steps to Control COVID Spread | Key Points

Traders said increased offtake by vanaspati millers to meet rising demand from retailers against restricted supplies from growing regions mainly pushed up select edible oil prices. Also Read - Madhya Pradesh Panchayat Elections 2022: Polls To Be Held In 3 Phases, First Phase On Jan 6 | Check Full Schedule Here

In the national capital, palmolein (RBD) and palmolein (Kandla) oils moved up by Rs 50 each to Rs 7300 and Rs 7350 per quintal respectively.

Soyabean refined mill delivery (Indore) and soyabean degum (Kandla) oils also traded higher by a similar margin to Rs 7750 and Rs 7350 per quintal respectively.

Mustard expeller (Dadri) oil too recovered by Rs 50 to Rs 7,700 per quintal.

Among non-edible, castor oil traded higher by Rs 100 to Rs 7,300-7,400 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 8,500, 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 7,750, Soybean Degum (Kandla) Rs 7,350, Crude Palm Oil (Ex-Kandla) Rs 5,500, Cottonseed Mill Delivery (Haryana) Rs 7,100, Palmolein (RBD) Rs 7,300, Palmolein (Kandla) Rs 7,350 and Coconut (per tin) Rs 3,100-3,150.

Non-edible oils: Linseed Rs 8,800, Castor Rs 7,300-7,400, Neem Rs 5,350-5,450.

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