Select pulses slide on sluggish demand, ample stocks

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Select pulses slide on sluggish demand, ample stocks

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) Prices of select pulses fell by up to Rs 200 per quintal at the wholesale pulses market today owing to slackened demand from retailers.

Traders said besides low demand from retailers, sufficient stocks position on increased supplies from producing belts, mainly pulled down select pulses prices.

In the national capital, moong and its dal chilka declined by Rs 200 each to Rs 5,000-5,200 and Rs 5,500-5,700 per quintal, respectively. Its dal dhoya local and best quality traded lower by a similar margin to Rs 6,100-6,600 and Rs 6,600-6,800 per quintal.

Masoor small and bold moved down by Rs 200 each to Rs 4,000-4,300 and Rs 4,050-4,400 per quintal. Its dal local and best enquired lower by the same margin to Rs 4,500-5,000 and Rs 4,600-5,100 per quintal.

Arhar and its dal drifted lower by Rs 100 each to Rs 4,000 and Rs 5,900-7,700 per quintal, respectively.

Moth lost Rs 200 at Rs 3,250-3,650 per quintal.

in line with overall trend, urad and its dal chilka drifted lower by Rs 200 each to Rs 5,300-6,800 and Rs 5,800-5,900 per quintal. Its dal best quality and dhoya traded lower by a similar margin to Rs 5,900-6,400 and Rs 6,300-6,500 per quintal respectively.

Following are today’s pulses rates (in Rs per quintal): Urad Rs 5,300-6,800, Urad Chilka (local) Rs 5,800-5,900, Urad best Rs 5,900-6,400, Dhoya Rs 6,300-6,500, Moong Rs 5,000-5,200, Dal Moong Chilka local Rs 5,500-5,700, Moong Dhoya local Rs 6,100-6,600 and best quality Rs 6,600-6,800.

Masoor small Rs 4,000-4,300, bold Rs 4,050-4,400, Dal Masoor local Rs 4,500-5,000, best quality Rs 4,600-5,100, Malka local Rs 5,000-5,200, best Rs 5,100-5,300, Moth Rs 3,250-3,650, Arhar Rs 4,000, Dal Arhar Dara Rs 5,900-7,700.

Gram Rs 5,600-6,700, Gram dal (local) Rs 6,900-7,200, best quality Rs 7,300-7,400, Besan (35 kg), Shakti Bhog Rs 2,700, Rajdhani Rs 2,700, Rajma Chitra Rs 7,400-10,200, Kabuli Gram small Rs 9,600-10,200, Dabra Rs 2,700-2,800, Imported Rs 4,700-5,100, Lobia Rs 5,600-5,800, Peas white Rs 2,500-2,525 and green Rs 2,700-2,800.

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