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Centre Imposes 20% Export Duty On Parboiled Rice

Centre has reportedly imposed a 20 per cent export duty on parboiled rice as the paddy production is under a cloud due to excess rains in Punjab and Haryana and deficient showers in east India. According to the report, the move was aimed at maintaining adequate local stock and keeping the check under domestic prices. […]

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Oil Prices Decline In Early Asian Trade On Economic Concerns

Oil prices experienced a decline in early Asian trade on Monday as global macroeconomic uncertainties and the possibility of further interest rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve offset predictions of tighter supplies resulting from OPEC+ cuts. Brent crude futures dropped by 20 cents, or 0.3 per cent, to USD 75.21 a barrel at 0044 […]

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