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Sesame seeds: main crop from Gujarat now available

October 7, 2021 at 3:48 PM , Der AUDITOR
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NEW DELHI. The new crop from Gujarat is available, but traders are still holding back due to the low quality. In other Indian states, the sesame seed crop is said not to have been affected by the excessive rainfall.

Massive fluctuations in the domestic market

On the local trading markets in the Indian state of Gujarat, the first deliveries from the new crop are arriving. However, many traders are holding back with enquiries. On the one hand, some of them still have sufficient stocks, on the other hand, many are shying away from the quality. The high rate of rainfall during the harvest period has significantly worsened the condition of the raw materials. Exact details on the result and possible losses are still pending from the official side, however. The current tradi

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