Edible oil

Natural beauty: Six amazing benefits of mustard oil for your skin, hair and teeth!

Dermatologist Pragya Gupta, who is a specialist advisor for P Mark Mustard Oil, shares a few benefits of mustard oil.

Nov 30, 2016, 18:17 PM IST

Centre asks states to remove taxes on pulses and edible oils

Government has asked the states to remove all local taxes on essential food items, like pulses and edible oils, among other steps to ensure supplies at affordable prices.

Jul 24, 2016, 16:30 PM IST

Kitchen expenses to ease further; mustard oil price expected to come down

Soon your kitchen expenses would ease further as mustard oil prices would come down by 10-15 percent.

Jan 05, 2016, 14:46 PM IST

Edible Oil not to be dearer in India: Know why

Government has decided to not increase import duty on edible oil. Know the impacts.

Dec 22, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Veg oil duty hike too little to check imports

India has raised the import taxes on crude and refined edible oils by 5 percentage points, but traders said the increase was too little to make any difference to the flood of supplies from Malaysia and Indonesia given rock-bottom world prices.

Sep 18, 2015, 18:38 PM IST

Mahindra drives into edible oil biz; eyes dairy segment

The company launched the 'NuPro' brand mustard oil in the premium segment for sale in the metropolis and its vicinity.

Jul 17, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

Govt focusing on storage of imported food items: Paswan

The government is focusing on raising production and storage of imported food items like pulses and edible oils to boost domestic supply and control price rise, Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said Monday.

Feb 23, 2015, 21:50 PM IST

Branded edible oil export support price reduced to USD 900/tonne

The government on Friday further reduced the minimum export price (MEP) of edible oil in branded consumer packs of up to five kg to USD 900 per tonne, a move which would help in boosting outward shipments of the commodity.

Feb 06, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Govt hikes import duty on crude & refined edible oil by 5%

The government has hiked import duty on both crude and refined edible oil by 5 percent to protect the interest of domestic farmers and oil processors amid fall in global prices, a move that may lead to rise in retail prices.

Dec 25, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

Paswan meets FM; wants import duty on edible oils to be hiked

Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan Friday met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here and discussed the issue of raising import duty on crude and refined edible oils to restrict cheap imports and protect domestic farmers, among other matters.

Oct 24, 2014, 20:40 PM IST

Adani Wilmar to invest Rs 600 cr in capacity expansion

The company, a 50:50 joint venture between Adani Group and Wilmar International of Singapore, exports its products to 18 countries.

Jul 03, 2014, 16:54 PM IST

Govt reduces MEP on branded edible oil to $1400 per tonne

The government on Wednesday reduced the minimum export price (MEP) on edible oil in branded consumer packs of up to five kg to USD 1,400 per tonne, a move which will help in boosting shipment of the commodity.

Oct 09, 2013, 19:17 PM IST

Govt imposes 2.5% import duty on crude edible oil

The government on Thursday imposed 2.5 percent import duty on crude edible oil to protect domestic farmers, but kept duties unchanged on refined cooking oil fearing a hike in retail prices.

Jan 17, 2013, 13:56 PM IST

Govt extends ban on edible oil exports till Sep 2012

The government on Wednesday extended ban on export of edible oils by one more year till September 2012 but exempted export of edible oil in branded consumer packs with a ceiling of 10,000 tonnes.

Sep 28, 2011, 23:23 PM IST