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NCDEX, Karnataka govt joint venture to modernise APMC markets

NCDEX Spot Exchange said it has signed an agreement with the Karnataka government to form a joint venture company to modernise APMC markets in the state by bringing in electronic ...

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MSP of Cotton Raised to Rs 3700 Per Quintal

The Government of India has already announced the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of cotton for the current cotton 2013-14 season. The MSP of cotton has been increased for medium staple ...

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Onion exports fall by 87% in Sept on govt curbs

NEW DELHI: Onion exports fell sharply by 87 per cent to below 20,000 tonne in September on government restrictions. Exports were at 1,50,833 tonne in the year-ago period. In the last few ...

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Coffee exports drop 5% on sluggish global prices in 2012-13

NEW DELHI: India’s coffee exports dropped 5 per cent in the 2012-13 marketing year on sluggish prices and lower supplies even as global demand remained reasonably good amid an economic slowdown, according ...

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Textiles Ministry for restoration of FMS to cotton, cotton yarn exporters

The Textiles Ministry today said it will soon ask the Commerce Ministry to restore the export incentives under the Focus Market Scheme (FMS) given to cotton and cotton yarn exporters. The Directorate General of Foreign Trade ...

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Cotton output at 370 lakh bales this year, exports may be flat

Cotton production is estimated to be 370-375 lakh bales in 2013-14 season, while the fibre’s exports are likely to remain flat at 100 lakh bales this year, Textiles Minister K S ...

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New basmati variety makes market debut at over Rs 2,500/quintal

A new high yielding basmati variety Pusa-1509 entered the market for the first time on Monday. Tara Chand Sharma, proprietor of Tara Chand and Sons, told Business Line that like the Pusa-1121 ...

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Onion prices will come down in 15-20 days: Government.

Admitting that onion price normally goes up during the July-October lean period, he said during the Rabi season of March-June, 60 per cent of the country’s total onion is produced. ...

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India likely to harvest record 107 mn tonnes rice in 2013-14: IGC

Rice output is expected to touch a new record of 107 million tonnes in 2013-14 crop year, while exports are expected to dip by almost 10 per cent to 8.5 million ...

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Increase in mustard output can save Rs 58 crore in next 2 years.

India can reduce its edible oil import bill by about $9.76 million (around Rs 58 crore) in the next two years by increasing production of key oilseed, mustard by 10 per cent, a report ...

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