Centre for private players in construction of food storage pools

Under Private Entrepreneurship Guarantee scheme, a storage capacity of 202.22 lakh ton has been approved for construction at various locations in 20 States, says the Ministry of State for Consumer Affairs, referring to the existing challenges being faced by the states like North-East, among others, holding deficit storage locations.   By Sai Nikesh In addition … More Centre for private players in construction of food storage pools

India’s wheat exports to face challenges in 2015

Falling international prices and the strengthening of the Indian rupee against the Dollar is making Indian wheat price unviable in the international market. The bigger harvest of the commodity in 2015 may also go as a challenge for the Food Corporation of India in allocating storages and the government could only manage by increasing exports. … More India’s wheat exports to face challenges in 2015