ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Business Transition to Abundance

THE beginning of free sale along-side rationed supplies of sugar at controlled prices has confused the price situation but this is a transi-tional phase. The price of rationed sugar is about Rs 161 per Quintal The initial free market quotations were around Rs 500 per quintal, but with increasing releases (and some reduction in excise duties), the price has come down to about Rs 425, which is more than two-and-a-half times the controlled price.

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