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Sesame seeds: significant price corrections

June 1, 2023 at 3:34 PM , Der AUDITOR
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NEW DELHI. More and more sesame seeds from the Indian summer crop are reaching the markets. Prices are coming under pressure. In addition, competition on the international market is fierce.

Several hundred thousand tonnes

More and more supplies from the summer crop are arriving in the various trading markets from the Indian growing regions. Prices have been noticeably lower this week and with new supplies arriving regularly in the coming weeks, market players believe further downward corrections are possible.

Gujarat traditionally harvests the most sesame seeds in the summer months, while other growing regions such as Andhra Pradesh only bring in large quantities in the autumn. While the market was worried that heavy rains might have affected t

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