Published on 6/04/2017 11:43:45 AM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd
Mentha oil futures little changed on muted demand
Mentha oil futures were little changed during morning trade in the domestic market on Thursday as investors and speculators remained on the sidelines in the agri-commodity amid subdued physical demand for mentha oil from major consuming industries in the domestic spot market. Further, trimming of positions by traders in the spot market was due to a fall in physical demand for mentha oil from consuming industries at the domestic spot market against sufficient stocks position on higher supplies from producing regions, influenced mentha oil prices at futures trade.
At the MCX, mentha oil futures for April 2017 contract is trading at Rs 999.70 per kg, down by 0.03 per cent, after opening at Rs 999, against the previous closing price of Rs 1000. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 998.70