ChiniMandi, Mumbai: Tuesday 28th January 2020
Domestic: The market witnessed scanty demand nationwide.
Maharashtra: S/30 Sugar trades are taking place at Rs.3100 to Rs.3140/Qntl.
South Karnataka: S/30 trades are taking place at Rs.3200 to Rs. 3225 whereas M/30 trades are taking place at Rs.3210 to Rs.3275.
Uttar Pradesh: The market trades for M/30 are taking place at Rs.3285 to Rs.3350.
Gujarat: M/30 Sugar is trading at Rs.3280 to Rs.3300.
S-30 isn’t available for much trades due to major stocks traded for exports.
Kolkata: The trades for S/30 are taking place at Rs.3540 to Rs.3570 whereas M/30 trades are taking place at Rs.3600 to Rs.3630.
Tamil Nadu: S/30 Sugar is trading at Rs. 3275 to Rs.3290 whereas M/30 is trading at Rs.3325 to Rs.3375
*All the domestic rates except Kolkata are excluding GST.
International Market: Good demand was witnessed. White sugar of season 2018/19 icumsa 150 ready delivery traded at Rs.23300 to Rs. 23500 on ex factory basis. Demand for white sugar of season 2019/20 icumsa below 100 is at Rs.23600 to Rs.23800 ex. factory basis. The FOB indication for white sugar icumsa 150 season 2018/19 is $365 to $367. For white sugar icumsa 100 Season 2019/20 the FOB indication is $372 to $375.
According to reports, sugar prices moved lower Monday with NY sugar at a 2-week low and London sugar at a 1-week low. Sugar prices were undercut by a plunge in crude prices, weakness in the Brazilian real, and general weakness in commodity prices due to the spreading Chinese coronavirus. London White Sugar front month contract is trading at $397.50/tn whereas US Sugar front month contract is trading at 14.20/lb at the time of writing this update.
Currency, Commodity & Indian Indices: The rupee traded against the US dollar at 71.323, meanwhile USD traded with BRL at 4.1882, Crude Futures traded at Rs.3821, Crude WTI traded at $53.45. Indian Indices ended in the red today. Sensex ended today 188.26 points lower at 40966.86. Similarly, Nifty ended 63.20 points lower at 12055.80.