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Rising Oil Costs May Be Problematic But Economic Outlook Is ‘Bright’

Rising oil prices are a concern for the Indian economy but its outlook remains bright after better September monsoons and a retreat in the prices of some key food items, the government said in its monthly economic report on Friday. The comment comes as oil prices rose to 10-month highs earlier this week before easing, […]

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India Records 33% Increase In Vegetable Oil Imports: SEA

India’s vegetable oil imports have increased by 33 per cent year-on-year (YoY) to reach 18.66 lakh tonne in August. This is attributed to lower duties and a revival of demand after a decline in domestic rates, as reported by the Solvent Extractors’ Association (SEA). India is the world’s leading vegetable oil buyer, and its imports […]

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