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Edible oil - Total results - 11
Jul 25, 2016
Inflation-wary Centre asks states to remove taxes on essential food itemsStates have been asked to create a robust Information Management System of prices, production, availability, unscrupulous trading, hoarding and black marketing
Feb 02, 2016
Food imports rise as Modi struggles to revive rural IndiaArray
Aug 26, 2015
The future of Indian coconut farming depends on what's grown between palmsCoconut farming in India is less profitable given the excess of supply over demand. But if the land in between trees is used for other crops, including cocoa, the money can be lucrative.
Aug 18, 2015
PM Modi to bet $1.5 bn on palm oil plan as imports surgeThe country last tried to boost palm cultivation in 2010-11 by setting a target to produce 4 million tonnes of oil in five years.
Jan 09, 2014
CCEA approves hike in import duty on refined oil to 10%The import duty on crude edible oil is currently 2.5 percent.
Aug 19, 2013
Falling edible oil, pulse imports could save Chidambaram $4 bn in CAD battleIndustry officials estimate India could save nearly $3 billion from imports of edible oils this year and $1 billion on pulses. In the 2012/13 financial year, which ended on March 31, India's edible oil imports stood at a record $11.31 billion, while it spent an all-time high of $2.34 billion buying pulses overseas.<br /><br />
Jan 31, 2013
Govt removes cap on export branded edible oilThe MEP of $1,500 per tonne has been fixed on branded edible oil exports.
Jan 30, 2013
CCEA may remove cap on branded edible oil exportThe country exports small quantities of groundnut, sunflower and rapeseed oils to cater to expatriate demand.
Sep 24, 2012
Govt extends holding limits on pulses, edible oils by one yearTo check hoarding and contain price rise, the government today said the order restraining traders from holding stocks of pulses, edible oils and edible oilseeds beyond a limit will be in force for one more year.
Sep 07, 2012
Edible oil, sugar prices may jump 15% this festive seasonRetail prices of essential commodities like sugar, edible oil and pulses may jump by 15 percent in the coming festive season due to rising demand and poor rainfall affecting output, a study has said.