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Agri-commodities: ​ Prices of cereals ease – Economic Times

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The Agriwatch Agri Commodities Index slipped 0.98 per cent to 104.32 during the week ended July 1, 2017 from 105.35 during the previous week due to lower cereals and cotton prices. The base for the Index and all sub-Indices is 2014 (= 100).

The Edible Oils and Pulses sub-Indices also declined while the Spices sub-Index gained led by a sharp recovery in red chilli prices from extremely oversold levels.

The commodity group sub-Index values and their weekly changes are: Cereals Index: 106.47 (-1.83 per cent), Pulses Index: 126.64 (down 1.54 per cent), Vegetables Index: 44.83 (up 0.01 per cent), Edible Oils Index: 98.62 (down 1.60 per cent), Oilseeds Index: 87.50 (up 0.09 per cent), Spices Index: 96.76 (up 13.21 per cent), Sweeteners Index: 123.14 (up 0.11 per cent), Fibres Index: 99.01 (down 4.88 per cent) and Other Nondown Food Articles Index: 82.55 (down 0.53 per cent).

Agri-commodities: ​ Prices of cereals ease

Further details can be viewed on the ET website and on Agriwatch.com.