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Edible oil


Edible oil supply affected but have enough stock: Food Secy

May 05, 2022 1:41 am

Union Food Secretary Sudhanshu Pandey, however, said that there will be no impact (of Indonesia's decision) as India has a stock for 40-45 days.

Edible oil industry readies for tough time over Indonesian ban on exports

April 29, 2022 8:25 am

However, the Indonesian government soon clarified that the ban was only extended to palmolien oil while crude palm oil (CPO) and RBD palm oil are allowed to be shipped.

Centre imposes strict stock limit on edible oil, oilseeds to arrest price rise

March 31, 2022 12:37 pm

Processors can store only 90 days' worth of storage/production capacity while retailers can hold up to 30 quintals and wholesalers can store up to 500 quintals of edible oil.

Edible oil to get costlier amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

February 24, 2022 12:29 pm

The former Soviet republic is the single-largest import destination of crude sunflower oil for India.

Centre asks states to issue stock limit for edible oils before festival season

October 26, 2021 3:04 am

At a Monday meeting called by the Department of Food and Public Distribution (DFPD), chaired by Joint Secretary Partha S Das, states and Union Territories were informed that the stock limit of edible oil has to be notified by each state or UT based on their consumption pattern.

To check edible oil prices, Centre suggests limit to states: no stocking beyond 2 months

October 23, 2021 1:05 pm

The government has also asked states to ensure that stakeholders do not hold stock beyond two months of their capacity.

Centre imposes stock limit on edible oils, oilseeds till March to reduce prices

October 10, 2021 1:42 pm

The government has formulated a "multi-pronged strategy" to ensure that the prices of essential commodities like edible oils remain controlled, the ministry of food and public distribution has said

Try this simple test at home to know if the oil you use is adulterated

September 16, 2021 5:20 pm

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India shared a simple test to check tri-ortho-cresyl-phosphate (TOCP) adulteration in oil

Govt cuts Customs duties on edible oil to ease retail prices

September 12, 2021 1:23 am

The base import tax on crude palm oil has been reduced to 2.5 per cent from 10 per cent, while the tax on crude soyoil and crude sunflower oil has been reduced to 2.5 per cent from 7.5 per cent, the Finance Ministry said in a notification issued late on Friday.

Cooking oil prices likely to start cooling from Dec but not 'dramatically', says top officer

September 04, 2021 8:55 am

“Prices of soyabean oil and palm oil for December in the futures market are showing a marginally declining trend, which means we can expect it is not rising,” Sudhanshu Pandey, Secretary, Department of Food and Public Distribution, said.