Mumbai, Nov 17 (UNI) Prices of groundnut and oil remained steady today on scattered buying by stockists, while RBD palm oil further declined due to sustained heavy selling pressure from bulk consumers, traders at the Bombay Commodity Exchange said.
In oilseeds (per quintal), Javas 60/70 and Javas 70/80 remained flat. Sunflowerseed and nigerseed edged down by Rs 50 and Rs 20 per quintal respectively, following sluggish demand by stockists.
However, castorseed Hyderabad rose by Rs 100 per quintal on renewed buying support.
In oils (per ten kg), groundnut oil and seasame expeller remained unchanged on moderate damand. Sunflower exp ref and cottonseed refined slightly eased by Rs 10 and Rs two per ten kg respectively on poor offtake, traders said.
RBD palmolein also further slid by Rs three per ten kg due to sluggish demand by bulk consumers.
In de-oiled cakes, undec cottonseed recovered by Rs 200 per metric tonne, traders added.
Following are the spot rates of oilseeds (all figures in Rupees), as provided by the Bombay Commodity Exchange here.
Oilseeds per quintal Oils per 10 kg Grd' kernel 2,900 Grd' Bold 60/70 3,680 G Nut Raw 580.00, Javas 60/70 4,275 Javas 70/80 4,065 Javas 80/90 3,975 Kardi (Export Qly) 3,100 Kardi expeller 880 Sesameseed: Seasame Expeller 720 Sunflower Exp 560 Whitish (98/2/ffa) 6,500 Sunflower Exp Ref 605 Whitish (95/5/ffa) 6,300 Cottonseed (Refined) 404 Brown (48/2/2) 4,850 Refined Palm Oil 300 Soyabeen Ref 400 Rapeseed Ref 625 Rapeseed Exp 590 Copra white 625 Brown (48/3) ) 4,625 Rice Bran 4-7 FFA 362 Rice Bran 300 Linseed 610 Castor Comm 656 F.S.G. 666 F.S.G. Kandla 630 Mowra 340 Neem 500 Karanji 390 Deoiled cakes (per MT) G N Extr 45 pc 14,875 Kardi Extr 6,400 Undec Cottonseed Extr 11,300, Brown 48/4 4,225 Rice Bran Extr 6,400, Sunflowerseed 2,650, Sunflower extr 10,900, Rapeseed N T, Rapeseed extr 10,400, Soyameal 48 pc..14,100 Nigerseed-4 4,000 Castorseed Bombay 3,130 Castor extra 5,150 Castorseed Disa 2,825 Castorseed Hyderabad 2,950 UNI NV RN NP1551