Operation Greens
Market Intelligence & Early Warning System
 
News Onion: At Lasalgaon, the Rabi/Unhali onion prices are at Rs.3350/quintal Onion: At Azadpur the Rajasthan/Haryana origin onion was trading at Rs. 2875/quintal, Maharashtra onion was trading at Rs. 3500/quintal, Madhya Pradesh origin onion was at Rs 3500/quintal, Karnataka origin onion is at Rs. 3250/quintal and goli variety from Rajasthan was trading at Rs. 2250/quintal. Onion: The Onion retail prices in Delhi are Rs. 48/kg, in Chennai and Kolkata the prices are at Rs. 42kg and Rs. 57/kg, respectively. 
Benchmark Market Prices
Commodity : Onion
All Markets Major Markets Producing Markets Consuming Markets
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Late Kharif Rabi Kharif
                                                           
Onion Modal* Wholesale Prices (Rs/Qtl.)
Market District Variety Latest Prev Day Week Ago Month Ago Year Ago Weekly Avg Seasonal Avg.
Kharif (1st Aug To 30th Nov)
Data Source
16-Oct-21  15-Oct-21 09-Oct-21 16-Sep-21 16-Oct-20 This Year Last Year Last 3 Years
Ahmedabad (GJ) Ahmedabad Local NR NR 3500 1800 4500 3729 2310 4109 1444 Agriwatch
Amritsar (PB) Amritsar Red 3200 NR 2700 1800 3500 3186 2088 2969 1316 Agriwatch
Azadpur (DL) Delhi Red 3000 NR 3000 1700 3500 3129 2078 2918 1745 Agriwatch
Bangalore (KA) Bangalore Local 2400 NR 2000 850 3500 2283 1315 2529 1272 Agmarknet
Bangalore (KA) Bangalore Puna 3500 NR 3250 1350 4650 3417 1947 3185 1523 Agmarknet
Bhopal (MP) Bhopal Pune NR NR 3000 1200 3200 3014 2093 2663 1049 Agriwatch
Bowenpally (TS) Hyderabad 1st Sort 2500 NR 2000 1500 2500 2029 1670 2108 2328 Agmarknet
Chennai (TN) Chennai Nasik 3400 NR 2800 2300 7800 3057 2300 3908 4628 Agriwatch
Indore (MP) Indore Local NR NR 3300 1600 4000 3343 2026 3086 1459 Agriwatch
Kolkata (WB) Kolkata Red 4000 NR 4000 2200 5500 3929 2564 4099 2166 Agriwatch
Lucknow (UP) Lucknow Red 2340 NR 2210 1920 2950 2283 2038 2703 1519 Agmarknet
Mumbai (MH) Mumbai Red 3200 NR 3000 1300 4800 3386 2010 3809 1475 Agriwatch
Pune (MH) Pune Red NR NR 3200 1650 5000 3450 2098 3699 1543 Agriwatch

Note: Rows highlighted in red indicate prices are either (a) below 3-year seasonal avg. or (b) 50% below last year's seasonal avg.

Rows highlighted in light yellow background indicate markets that are within the clusters identified under Operation Greens

* Agriwatch records daily low-high price range for FAQ grade (Fair Average Quality) of each commodity. Modal price is not separately obtained. For the purpose of this table, high price is treated as modal price