28/10/2023 09:20 PM | Click to read full article
The government imposed a Minimum Export Price (MEP) of $800 per tonne on onion exports till December 31 this year with a view to increasing availability of the vegetable in the domestic market and contain prices. Mother Dairy, which has around 400 Safal retail stores in the Delhi-NCR, is selling loose onions at Rs 67 per kg. E-commerce portal Bigbasket is selling at Rs 67 per kg, while Otipy is selling at Rs 70 per kg. Local vendors are selling onions at Rs 80 per kg.