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Plantation

Plantation

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20 Jan | 06:07AM
FUTURES PRICE

Upasi calls for government support to tackle difficult times in South Indian plantations

Wages, which constitute more than 50% of cost of plantation commodities, of tea, coffee and rubber workers have increased by 7.69, 9.72 and 8.2 times respectively.

Budget 2019: Plantation sector neglected in Union Budget, says planter's body

Other points flagged by United Planters Association of South India were safeguarding the rubber growers from surge in imports and increasing the allocation of funds to Commodity Boards.

FDI in plantation, seeds more than doubled

FDI inflows have gone up from $17.46 million in 2014-15 to $40.55 million in 2018-19 with a cumulative investment of $191.64 million in hybrid seeds and plantation sector.

Wayanad plantation workers hope their woes will get national attention

The agrarian district is known for cultivation of coffee, tea, spices and rubber, and has seen suicides by some farmers unable to repay their loans.

Maharashtra farmer destroys brinjal plantation after crop fetches mere 20 paise a kg

Frustrated with the low income, the distraught farmer uprooted all brinjal plants from his field and threw them away on Sunday.

Tea plantations express concern over three-day strike called by trade unions

The tea Industry in North Bengal’s Dooars and Terai regions have already suffered substantial production losses during peak season this year due to frequent gate meetings in the first two weeks of July.

Large scale worker’s absenteeism is putting tea plantations into crisis

As the planters explained, a tea worker receives a daily cash wage of Rs 150 and directly work output linked incentive. In addition, there are other benefits.

Plantation Future Prices

Commodity
EXPIRY
PRICE(RS) / UNIT
CHANGE %
RANGE MONTH
OUTLOOK
31JAN2020
19850.00/ 1 BALES
1.12
19650.0019900.00
  
29MAY2020
19950.00/ 1 BALES
0.00
0.000.00
  
30APR2020
1130.00/ 20 KGS
1.56
1121.001139.00
  
31Mar2020
20280.0/ 1 BALES
1.04
20310.020420.0
  
28FEB2020
20110.00/ 1 BALES
1.15
19910.0020180.00
  
28FEB2020
1060.50/ 20 KGS
0.00
0.000.00
  
30APR2020
0.00/ 1 BALES
0.00
0.000.00
  
30JUN2020
20180.00/ 1 BALES
0.00
0.000.00
  
30NOV2020
0.00/ 20 KGS
0.00
0.000.00
  

Plantation  Spot Details

Commodity
PLACE
PRICE(RS) / UNIT
RANGE MONTH
RANGE YEAR
PREM/DISC
Cashewnut
Quilon
320.0/ KGS
0.00.0
0.00.0
0.00
Cotton Medium
Abhor
2188.0/ Maund
0.00.0
0.00.0
0.00
-
1065.50/ MT
1033.01077.0
990.51224.0
14.00
RAJKOT
19340.00/ BALES
18750.019570.0
18550.019570.0
10.00
Rubber
KOCHI
12800.00/ MT
0.00.0
12800.012800.0
0.00
Cotton Long
-
20470.0/ Candy
0.00.0
0.00.0
0.00
Jute
KOLKATA
5034.50/ MT
4743.05116.0
4741.013452.0
20.50
Medium Staple Cotton
-
938.2/ Maund
0.00.0
0.00.0
0.00

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