ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Remarkably Firm

have soared despite the quiet tenders cy displayed by linseed-ad on account of steady supplies. One would not like to lend oars to market gossip that the inordinate delay in effecting purchases of soyabean oil and mutton tallow against authorisations received, failure to ship the goods promptly and the 'bull' operations of a few leading vanaspati/soap manufacturers, who are virtually holding the market to ransom, are a part of a grand design. But the way the State Trading Corporation has managed the import of soyabean oil and mutton tallow, which have a significant hearing, on oilseeds and oil prices, is not calculated to enhance its prestige. A thorough probe into the timing of purchases and imports of soyabean oil and mutton tallow and the operations of some or. the leading vanaspati/soap manufacturers might prove to be quite revealing.

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