Onion prices

Protests in Maharashtra over Centre’s export duty on onions

Ajit Pawar said apart from the export duty cut, the traders asked to halve the Agricultural Produce Market Committee - APM C’s fee from Rs 1 for 100 quintals. 

published on : 27th September 2023

Onion price rise brings tears to consumers in Odisha

Koraput district civil supplies officer PK Panda informed that the administration has been monitoring the price of onion in different markets.

published on : 24th August 2023

Centre allocates extra 2 LT of sugar to check prices during festival season 

This 2 LMT will be added above the current 23.5 LMT already allocated for the month of August, 2023.

published on : 23rd August 2023

Govt raises onion buffer to 5 lk MT; NCCF to retail onions at Rs 25 per kg

The Department of Consumer Affairs has directed NCCF and NAFED to procure an additional 1 LMT and use mobile vans to ensure the availability of onions at a subsidized rate of Rs 25 per kg.

published on : 21st August 2023

After tomatoes, will onion prices, if unchecked, bring tears?

The Union government, realising the danger of high onion prices ahead of polls in five states, has moved in to control the prices.

published on : 13th August 2023