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quintal

An obsolete, non-SI (International System) unit of mass, equal to 100 kg.
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Buoyed by strong demand, prices of cotton seed oil cake rose 13% to Rs 1,645 per quintal this year till April 30.
NCDEX guar seed futures may trade in the range of Rs 4,000-8,200 per quintal in 2014," says Narvekar.
Both Powder and Quintal said their respective members are pleased with the upcoming study as is the leadership.
Technically, coriander is expected to trade in the range of Rs 5,920-9,300 a quintal.
But prices of $200-250 per quintal aren't good for us, because the market will shrink.
SUGAR turned bitter on Monday getting costlier by `60 per quintal at leading wholesale markets with the import duty being raised from 15 per cent to 40 per cent.
After harvesting in September, prices may fall to Rs 3,000-3,100 per quintal in October if the monsoon is normal.
520 per quintal over the last year's MSP and fixed at Rs.
In addition to the four million quintals it has already purchased by the start of the current financial year, the Ethiopian government is importing two million quintals of milling wheat.
ENDING nearly two weeks of crisis, private sugar mill owners in Uttar Pradesh ( UP) agreed on Sunday to restart production and buy sugarcane at the state government's mandated price of ` 280 per quintal " despite operations being unviable at the present cane price".
In March 2012, guar seed had touched Rs 29,900 a quintal while guar gum tested Rs 100,000 a quintal.
Chidambaram said the price of paddy has been raised from one thousand 80 to one thousand 250 per quintal.