Jan 2 Indian soybean and soyoil futures rose on
Monday, helped by tight supplies and higher demand.
The January soyoil contract on the National
Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Ltd (NCDEX) was up 1.22 percent
at 724.80 Indian rupees ($10.64) per 10 kg as of 1300 GMT, while
soybean closed 1.3 percent higher at 3,068 rupees.
Indian wheat contract continued its downward spiral,
with January futures slipping to 1,878 rupees, a fall of more
than 250 rupees from the record high levels touched about two
The January rapeseed contract rose marginally to
4,350 rupees per 100 kg, while corn futures fell 0.5
percent to 1,421 rupees per 100 kg.
($1 = 68.1369 Indian rupees)
(Reporting by Sudarshan Varadhan in New Delhi; Editing by Vyas