Climate change: Punjab’s corn, cotton yields will decline by 2050

Climate change: Punjab’s corn, cotton yields will decline by 2050

Climate change is projected to reduce maize and cotton yields in Punjab by 13% and 11% respectively by 2050, according to a new study by agricultural economists and scientists at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). The study published in the Mausam journal of the India Meteorological Department earlier this month used rainfall and temperature data collected … Read more

Why UAE Banned export of Indian Wheat?

Why UAE Banned export of Indian Wheat?

The UAE Ministry of Economy has ordered the suspension of exports and re-exports of wheat and wheat flour originating in India for a period of four months, state news agency WAM said on Wednesday. The United Arab Emirates Ministry of Economy explained that this decision comes in view of international events that have affected trade … Read more

What is phytosanitary problem found in Indian wheat sent back by Turkey?

Why UAE Banned export of Indian Wheat?

The Indian government has asked the Turkish authorities to provide details on Turkey’s rejection of Indian wheat due to quality. India has exported this wheat through ITC. Following the return of the Turkish consignment of wheat, the private company ITC said it had all the necessary permits to export 60,000 tonnes of wheat. phytosanitary problem … Read more

Wheat yield decreased by 3 per cent compared to last year

Wheat yield decreased by 3 per cent compared to last year

India’s wheat output is likely to fall three per cent to 106 million tonnes this year compared to the output of 109 million tonnes last year. The Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare published the third advance estimate of the production of major agricultural crops for the year 2021-22. The country’s foodgrain production is … Read more

Wheat Crisis: Wheat prices increased in international market

Top wheat producer states of India in 2022

After India’s ban on the export of wheat, its prices have increased in the international market. The price of wheat sold in the international market has increased by 5.9% in Chicago.  Due to the heatwave in India, the wheat crop was affected and prices increased, after which its export has been banned. This year, the … Read more

Explained: How wheat export ban will impact domestic prices in India?

Wheat yield decreased by 3 per cent compared to last year

The Government of India late on Friday evening decided to stop the export of wheat to India and neighbouring countries citing food security. However, India says that if a decision is taken at the government level, it will export to needy countries. Wheat export ban According to the report in The Economic Times, the government … Read more

India bans wheat exports with immediate effect

Wheat yield decreased by 3 per cent compared to last year

India has banned the export of wheat with immediate effect as part of measures to control rising domestic prices. However, export shipments for which irrevocable letters of credit (LOCs) have been issued on or before the date of this notification will be allowed, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) said in a notification on … Read more