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Potato prices


Hot potato? Not anymore, as prices cool down, farmers feel the pinch

March 21, 2021 9:21 am

Farmers maintain that the rate may come down further because of good-to-bumper potato crop in other potato-growing states.

In attempt to control potato prices, government cracks whip on hoarding

October 26, 2020 7:25 am

According to the Department of Consumer Affairs website, under the Union Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, retail prices of potato were recorded at anywhere around Rs 30 to Rs 60 per kg in cities across the country on Oct 24.

MCX seeks Sebi approval to re-launch potato contracts

July 15, 2020 1:19 pm

MCX had a successful potato futures contract, few years ago, but it lost liquidity over a period of time due to which Forward Markets Commission, then regulator of the commodity derivatives market, asked MCX to stop trade in the contract in September 2014.

Rajnath, Jung take stock of onion, potato prices

July 04, 2014 4:55 am

Delhi government said the rates of onions and potatoes in Delhi are currently stable.

Summer spike in vegetable prices a norm, not aberration

July 02, 2014 9:01 am

Centre to meet state food ministers to work out solutions.

Potato prices rise as traders supply it to MP,Chhattisgarh

November 14, 2013 4:53 am

Potato prices are spiralling in UP following their large-scale supply.

Mamata guards her potatoes,Orissa on a slow burn

February 05, 2014 6:22 pm

The first sign of a retaliation came when protesters in Orissa blocked over 40 trucks near Dantan.

Potato futures down 0.79% adequate supply

November 02, 2012 1:10 pm

Potato prices drifted by Rs 5.80 to Rs 731 per quintal in futures trade.

Potato futures remain up on firm demand

October 30, 2012 2:01 pm

Potato prices rose by Rs 4.70 to Rs 735.90 per quintal in futures trade.

Potato futures prices dip 3%

October 05, 2012 5:16 pm

Potato prices plunged by 3 per cent to Rs 845.20 per quintal in futures trade today.