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Oilseeds: From Supply Management to Longer-Term Problems D P Sharma NEVER before has the setting for any con- vention of oilseeds and oil trade and industry for kharif crops been known to have been...
Blocking Cotton Exports? D P Sharma TALKING to a cross-section of knowledgeable persons in the cotton trade about the likely size of the 1992-93 crop
spurred long-dormant British labour into activity once again. After the defeat of the 1984-85 strike it is for the first time that the working class has shown signs of regaining confidence. The...
Edible Oils: No Imports for a Change? D P Sharma CROP reports from all the important oilseeds growing areas in the country hold out the bright prospect of kharif production fulfilling the most...
Appeasing Textile Lobby D P Sharma THE supply-demand estimates for the 1992-93 cotton season (September-August) arrived at the Cotton Advisory Board's meeting on October 9 are no more than a subtle...
some new space to fighters for human rights to carry on their struggle which is, hi the last analysis, the real check. SRI LANKA No End in Sight PRESIDENT Premadasa's imminent visit to India in his...
Edible Oils: Need for Fresh Thinking D P Sharma REPORTS from all the major oilseeds producing areas in the country received till September 11 indicate good-to-ideal weather conditions for the...
More Operational Freedom for CCI D P Sharma THE Cotton Corporation of India can take justifiable pride in having liquidated during 1991-92 the entire accumulated loss which stood at Rs 122.12 crore...
Rally Likely to be Extended D P Sharma THE stock market scene has undergone a profound change over the past few weeks. The market which presented a picture of unrelieved gloom seeking new lows week...
Record Kharif Oilseeds Crop in Offing D P Sharma BOUNTIFUL rains after about the middle of July covering all the oilseeds growing areas in the country have completely transformed the edible oils...
COTTON Mill Lobby Scuttles Cotton Exports D P Sharma THE cotton crop prospects have undergone a profound change following copious rains in all the cotton growing areas in the country since about the...
Troubled Times for Stock Markets D P Sharma THE stock market continues to present a picture or utter despondency which contrasts sharply with the mood of reckless optimism that prevailed till the...
Oilseeds Prospects Improve INITIAL anxiety about kharif oilseed crops prospects due to delay in the traditional start of the south-west monsoon, inadequate precipitation hampering normal sowing...
project assessment mechanisms, whether they be for the laying of railway lines, irrigation dams or power projects. And while early projects did pay some attention to this aspect, even if only on...
will become ill again and again, may perhaps have lost their wages, some their jobs, some have spent on medicines (whatever the type of health facility it would be incredible if the poor have not...
UTI Stays Ahead D P Sharma THE Unit Trust of India has performed exceedingly well during 1991-92 (July- June), lb say that it set new records would be saying precious little as that would signify...
Vested Interests against Modernisation D P Sharma REPRESENTATIONS made by oil millers urging the government to ban the use of expander/extrusion technology by the solvent extraction industry provide...
driblets under IMF/World Bank assistance programmes did not add up to much. The report makes a significant reference to a turnaround of $ 7.6 billion in the net purchases of foreign exchange during...
Recession in Textile Industry D P Sharma THE cotton and textile scenario presents a curious blend of many odd elements. A meaningful assessment of the apparently complex scene calls for a proper...
Recession in Textile Industry D P Sharma THE cotton and textile scenario presents a curious blend of many odd elements. A meaningful assessment of the apparently complex scene calls for a proper...
Sunflower, Oil of the Future D P Sharma PERHAPS not many persons are aware that on May 20 groundnut oil in Bombay's wholesale market touched a three-year low of Rs 30,700 a tonne and that, with the...
ICMF's Ploy Misfires D P Sharma THE way the cotton scenario has unfold- ed this season makes an interesting study which underlines the imperative need for a more careful and objective assessment of...
it may be a sacrilege to equate Ray with ordinary mortals, one cannot overlook the Fact that the bills for Ray's hi-tech treatment would amount to a neat sum, sufficient to bring succour to a large...
Rabi Crop to the Rescue D P Sharma THE performance of the oilseeds sector of the economy during the current season so far can be described as fairly satisfactory both in regard to the availability...
SEBI's Misadventure D P Sharma THE unseemly tussle between the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and the stockbroking community over registration- related issues seems to have assumed...
Hank Yarn Scheme a Flop D P Sharma THE outstanding aspect of the cotton scenario emerging with the progress of the current season is that, unlike in the past, price movements in cotton have been...
Conventional Wisdom Proved Wrong D P Sharma THE stock market has continued to push its way up. On April 2 it scaled a new peak with the BSE sensitive index touching a high of 4546.48 and the...
COTTON Manipulated Estimates D P Sharma DOWN, up and down again
Oilseeds: Still Muddling Through D P Sharma THE downward drill in the prices of vegetable oils", edible as well as non-edible, continues and the fall since about the begin - ning of January has been...
Dream Come True D P Sharma IT is indeed a dream come true. This is how the stock market views Manmohan Singh's budget. The market simply danced with joy as it witnessed its dream materialising step...
( lakh bales), leaving a carryover stock at the end of the season at 28.39 lakh bales which would be sufficient to meet mills' requirement for over three months.
Record Rabi Oilseeds Crop D P Sharma THE emerging edible oils scenario presents an interesting study. Going by the latest assessment by a cross section of the trade and industry of the rabi crops...
Guarding the Guard D P Sharma THE Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) which had hitherto been functioning only under administrative guidelines has now been accorded the much-needed...
D P Sharma THE cotton mill industry has long since been pressing hard for the import of a minimum 10 lakh bales of cotton, duty- tree, under OGL to relieve the shortage of cotton and help arrest the...
Bridging the Edible Oils Gap D P Sharma THE edible oils scenario has undergone a perceptible change since about the beginning of January. Prices which had been ruling firm till about the end of...
Optimism Unbounded D P Sharma THE stock market could not have greeted the new year with a broader smile and this could by no means be dismissed as a ceremonial gesture. It reflected essentially its...
No Case for Cotton Import D P Sharma GOING by the statistical data compiled by the East India Cotton Association, tint cotton prices on January 7, stood 122 per cent to 91 per cent, depending on the...
THE stock market scene has undergone a perceptible change over the past few weeks. The prevailing mood is one of extreme caution bordering on diffidence. With mutual funds
Make-Believe Price Freeze D P Sharma NEW DELHI'S approach to the management of the admittedly difficult edible oil situation betrays not only a lack of proper perception of the basic market...
Textile Export Prospects Hazy D P Sharma THE way the cotton scenario has unfolded itself has brought into much sharper focus than ever before the imperative need to improve the crop information...
Not Speculator's Doing Alone D P Sharma THE stock market pushed ahead to scale new peaks towards the close of the third week of November. But, unable to maintain its equipoise on the slippery ground...
Edible Oils: New Season Outlook D P Sharma THE annual conventions of the all-India oilseeds and oils trade and industry held in November and April are always look- ed forward to with keen interest...
Two Decades On D P Sharma THE Cotton Corporation of India which celebrated on November 11 two decades of its existence could not have hoped for a more propitious time. The corporation which had to...
Enthralled by Liberalisation D P Sharma AFTER beating a strategic retreat from its mid-September all-time high mark and retracing nearly one-fourth of the ground gained since the beginning of the...
No Relief for Consumers D P Sharma THE 1990-91 oil year which ended with October is notable as much for the record oilseeds production
Very Different Scenario DESPITE a much smaller opening stock of 19.39 lakh bales (against 30.79 lakh bales last season), extremely restricted supply from the new crop so far and reports of heavy...
Gross Inadequacies D P Sharma THE stock market scene has undergone a perceptible change since about middle of Setpember. Bullish fervour which had reached a feverish pitch has cooled off quite a bit...
From Optimism to Anxiety D P Sharma THE country has had a good monsoon for the fourth year in succession
Cotton Corporation's Role D P Sharma INQUIRIES with knowledgeable persons in the cotton trade about the latest position of the crop indicate that there is a fair chance of the 1991-92 crop improving...
Unbounded Optimism D P Sharma THE stock market has been very much in the news recently, as much because of the unabated boom in equity prices as for the debate over the Pherwani Committee's highly...
Oilseeds: Technology Mission Makes Little Impact D P Sharma GOING by reports from a cross-section of knowledgeable persons in the oilseeds trade and industry about the progress of the crops in the...
Textile Industry's False Alarm D P Sharma THE cotton mill industry is known to have made several representations drawing the government's attention to the acute shortage of cotton and the consequent...
Private Sector's Privateness D P Sharma ADITYA BIRLA's assessment of the emerging stock market scenario contained in a 'confidential' document circulated among a select group of company chairmen and...
Record Crop Fails to Dampen Prices D P Sharma RECORD high prices in a year of record indigenous supply could welt be described as the most outstanding aspect of the edible oils market scene during...
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