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Gujarat confidential: Change in plan

March 23, 2021 6:45 am

BJP on Monday announced that it was 'calling off' the annual Prabhat Pheri procession to mark the death anniversary of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on March 23.

Hike import duty on palm stearin in line with CPO: Industry body SEA

March 22, 2021 4:52 pm

Domestic players import CPO paying customs duty of 35.75 per cent as well as agricultural cess.

Gujarat: Cong, BJP spar over ‘rising prices’ of edible oil in state

March 05, 2021 4:19 am

The issue cropped up during the Question Hour while discussion on a question by Congress MLA from Garbada constituency, Chandrikaben Baria.

How to check if the mustard oil you consume is adulterated or not

November 20, 2020 10:50 am

MyGovIndia shared a simple hack to test whether the mustard oil in your kitchen is adulterated with argemone oil or not

India's edible oil imports highest in 11 months at 15.17 lakh tonnes in July: SEA

August 14, 2020 4:39 pm

Edible oil imports rose 13 per cent to 15.17 lakh tonnes on a year-on-year basis. "This is the highest import in the last 11 months of the oil year 2019-20," Mumbai-based Solvent Extractors Association of India (SEA) said.

India's edible oils export rises 54% to 80,765 tonnes in 2019-20, trade body says

July 16, 2020 5:22 pm

In value terms, the edible oil shipments increased 52.36 per cent to Rs 955.51 crore, against 52,490 tonnes valued at Rs 627.11 crore in 2018-19, trade body SEA said in a statement.

As edible oils pact with Malaysia, Indonesia ends, India should now hike import duties: SEA

May 25, 2020 2:21 pm

The Solvent Extractors Association of India (SEA) also urged the government to ban the import of refined palm oils or palmolien in order to encourage domestic production.

Edible oil demand likely to decline during March-April amid COVID-19 lockdown, says SEA

March 30, 2020 3:22 pm

Edible oil imports and processing activities have also slowed down, but there is sufficient stock in the country to meet domestic demand, Solvent Extractors' Association of India (SEA) Executive Director B V Mehta told PTI.

India's palm oils import dips over 8% in December: Industry body

January 16, 2020 5:19 pm

India's total vegetable oil imports declined to 11.28 lakh tonne in December 2019, compared to 12.11 lakh tonne in the year-ago period, industry body Solvent Extractors Association (SEA) said.

Government cuts import duty on crude, refined palm oils under ASEAN, IMCECA pacts

January 01, 2020 6:19 pm

Opposing the move, the Solvent Extractors' Association of India (SEA) said that after the reduction in import duty, the tax difference between CPO and refined palmolein has reduced from 10 per cent to 7.5 per cent.