Plantations (Tea, coffee, spices, rubber)

Tea producers and traders who operated through the auctions of the Coonoor Tea Trade Association have earned 21.5 per cent more in the first four months of this calendar year over the same months in 2
May 15, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

India is heading for higher tea production in calendar year 2019, going by the trend in the first quarter. For the first time in 2018, India produced a lower volume than in the previous year.
May 14, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

Spot rubber continued to explore further highs on Monday. RSS 4 improved to ₹133 (131.50) a kg, according to traders and the Rubber Board.
May 13, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

About 92 per cent of the offer at Sale No: 19 of the auctions of Coonoor Tea Trade Association was sold with the average price remaining flat at ₹99.19 a kg.
May 13, 2019, 3:05 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com


Small and marginal cardamom farmers have been mere spectators of the price rally of the crop, which has touched the all-time high of ₹3,273/kg.
May 8, 2019, 3:20 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

The Cashew Export Promotion Council of India urged the government to curb illegal import of cashew kernels that has led to closure of over 50 per cent of domestic factories.
May 8, 2019, 4:38 a.m.
Publisher: chemarc.com

About 91 per cent of the offer at Sale No: 17 of the auctions of Coonoor Tea Trade Association was sold despite the average price rising to ₹ 100.77 a kg from the previous week’s ₹99.97 due to increased demand from upcountry buyers.
April 29, 2019, 3:20 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

The Tea Board of India is reviving the Tea Council to ensure that teas produced adhere to quality parameters as mandated by food safety standards authority FSSAI. This is keeping in mind the export markets as better-quality teas will command better prices.
April 25, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

Tight supply and a drop in output has seen the average prices of cardamom at the Bodinayakanur (Tamil Nadu) auctions touch a new high of ₹1,752/kg.
April 23, 2019, 3:18 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

Backed by robust demand from international markets, orthodox tea prices have firmed up by nearly 18 per cent.
April 21, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com