Bullion Cues: Gold snaps three-week rally
Major central banks’ plans to tighten monetary policy weigh on gold
Their View: Guar likely to trade range-bound
Falling stocks, reduced acreage and reports of crop damage may help guar to trade positive
Dealing Room Check: Cardamom gains ahead of festive season
Cardamom futures witnessed sharp gains last week. Prices traded higher, tracking good demand from domestic and export markets ahead of the festival ...
Nipping wheat blast in the bud
Recently wheat blast disease found its way into India, through the Bangladesh border, affecting the crop in the bordering districts of Murshidabad an...
Dhaniya may spice up before festival season
Dhaniya futures was on a downward trend during the week ended September 8, tracking negative cues from the physical market. Increase in supplies of ...
Gold retains sheen on geo-political tensions
Weak US dollar is another factor that can push prices higher
Reining in speculation in agri futures
The commodity exchanges are all set to implement SEBI’s rules on position limits in futures contracts
Dealing Room Check: Guar in the grip of volatility
Guar in the grip of volatilityGuar complex futures were volatile last week on the back of a change in the short-term fundamentals. Guar futures were ...
Gold breaks through key hurdle
The strong break above $1,300 paves the way for prices to rally further
Classroom Corner -- Demystifying a commodity -- Cotton
Kapas is the white fibrous substance in the cotton plant which, upon ginning, separates into lint and seed. Lint is the raw cotton utilised for maki...
A digital junction for commodities
E-auctions eliminate all the disadvantages of a manual process, says Vinaya Varma
Pulses ride up and down
Import curbs and festival season demand will support prices amidst excess supply
Gold stays range-bound
Sharp fall in dollar index and continuing geo-political tensions support gold
Positive outlook for mentha oil
Mentha oil on the Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX) was the top performing commodity last week. The active August contract futures gained 6 per...
Problem of plenty for crude palm oil
Robust output likely from top producers, Malaysia and Indonesia
Safe haven demand lifts gold
But the pull-back to $1,300/oz leaves open the possibility of prices falling further
Turmeric futures corrects on profit booking
Turmeric futures fell during the week ended August 2017 and lost most of their prior two-week gains. Prices traded at a high of ₹7,920/quintal, ear...