The Agriwatch Agri Commodities Index rose by 1.03% to 103.05 during the week ending Dec 19, 2015. The Index stood at 102.0 during the previous week ending Dec 12, 2015. The base for the Index is 2014 (= 100).
The Index was led higher by the sweeteners group (Sugar, gur, khandsari) which increased by 4.75% during the week, the Cereals group (+2.26%) and Condiments group (+0.06%).
All other groups registered declines during the week. The weekly changes in the other groups were: Pulses (-0.06%), Vegetables (-2.2%), Edible Oils (-0.9%), Fibres (-0.13%), Oilseeds (-1.22%) and Other Non-food articles (-2.05%).