MMTC importing onions to meet demand, shipment likely by January 20: MoS Consumer Affairs

Onion prices which have been fluctuating for over a month in Delhi, touched Rs 109 per kg in many markets in Delhi.

published on : 6th December 2019

Government will import 1 lakh tonnes onion to check price rise: Consumer Affairs Minister

While state-owned trading firm MMTC will import onions, cooperative Nafed will supply the key kitchen items in the domestic market.

published on : 9th November 2019

Options open for closure or merger of loss-making public sector units: Piyush Goyal

Following the minister’s statement, STC slumped 19.61 per cent to Rs 107.40 while Metals and Minerals Trading Corporation tumbled 16.57 per cent to Rs 20.65 on the BSE.

published on : 18th September 2019

After uproar, MMTC bars suppliers from sourcing onions from Pakistan

Last week, MMTC had issued a tender for import of onions from Pakistan, Egypt, China, Afghanistan or any other origin which created an uproar from farmers and political bodies.

published on : 13th September 2019