Last update: Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04am

Slow business on grain market

Slow business was witnessed on the wholesale grain market on Tuesday as most of the participants were on the sidelines in anticipation of fall in the rates, dealers said. On the cereals side, Makai low type was lower by Rs 125 to Rs 2375 and the superior variety, however, gained Rs 25 to Rs 2550, other commodity items held the overnight levels, they said.

On the seeds side, cake low type shed Rs 10 to Rs 1390 and the fine quality was down by Rs 15 to Rs 1385, cottonseeds oilcake Sindh low type lost Rs 50 to Rs 1050 while the good type was unchanged at Rs 1150, they said. On the rice and grams sides, rates were inert in low activity, they added.

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