Prices of rice basmati and jowar rose up to Rs 75 per quintal on the wholesale grains market today.
Traders said fresh buying by stockists following pick up in demand against restricted arrivals from producing belts mainly pushed up rice basmati and jowar prices.
In the national capital,rice basmati Pusa-1121 variety moved up by Rs 50 to Rs 3,300-3,900 per quintal on retailers demand.
Jowar yellow and white also rose by Rs 75 each to Rs 1,050-1,100 and Rs 1,825-2,000 per quintal respectively.
The following are today’s quotations per quintal:
Wheat MP (deshi) 1,675-1,875,Wheat dara (for mills) 1,235-1,245,Chakki atta (delivery) 1,245-1,250,Atta Rajdhani (10 kg) 190,Shakti bhog (10 kg) 190,Roller flour mill 640-660 (50 kg),Maida 720-740 (50 kg) and Sooji 740-760 (50kg).
Basmati rice (Lal Quila) 9,500,Shri Lal Mahal 9,300,Super Basmati Rice 9,000,Basmati common new 4,200-4,300; Rice Pusa-(1121) new 3,300-3,900,Permal raw 1,800-1,850,Permal wand 2,000-2,050,Sela 2,050-2,100 and Rice IR-8 1,350-1,400,Bajra 980-985,Jowar yellow 1050-1,100,white 1,825-2,000,Maize 1,340-1,350,Barley 1,120-1,130,Rajasthan 1,080-1,090.