Fixing Each Commodity Under A Suitable GST Slab Not Possible Till April

Roll-out date of GST in India is July 1, 2017. Finance minister thinks that there is enough time for each and every change, including the m...

Activity Improves in West Africa as Rupee Appreciation Continues.

Indian processors have started bulk purchases in West Africa because of the favorable exchange market. Their purchase price is above $1650/...



Firm Trend in Cashew Kernel Despite Fiscal Year-end Problems

Buyers entry in the Indian cashew kernel is slowly improving as raw cashew prices are still unworkable to the industry. W320 is moving aroun...

Soon GST Council will Decide Tax Rates on Individual Commodities

Suspense over the GST rate may finally end during this budget session of the Indian Parliament. Finance ministers from Kerala, Karnataka, Ta...



Kerala Budget : Rs 30 Crores for Cashew Procurement

Kerala is the most important state for the Indian cashew industry. Expectations were very high about this year’s budgetary sanction fo...

World Cashew.com Crop Report for March-April-May 2017 (2)

First Crop looks wonderful in the most important South Western region of India but the daily arrivals will pick up only from the second half...

World Cashew.com Crop Report for March-April-May 2017 (1)

Weather conditions are highly favorable for the cashew crop in India, Vietnam, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, and Guinea-Bissau. Moisture content in ...

What Happens when the Massive Harvest Period Begins?

Cashew kernel has entered the bearish phase but still the price of W320 is around Rs.8600/inclusive of VAT/11.340 kilo/Goa-Mangalore. Fall i...

Duty Hike on Cashew Kernel

Indian finance minister has increased the import tax on roasted and salted cashew nuts from the existing 30% to 45%. The term ‘Roasted...

Glut Like Situation in Raw Cashew but Slowdown in Winter Sales

Indian resellers are facing trouble in selling even a single container of imported raw cashew because of the unworkable price factor. More t...

GST Rate will Decide the Future of the Indian Cashew Industry

1st Feb 2017 is the date fixed for the presentation of the Indian Budget 2017-18. July 1, 2017 will be the 1st day of GST. So, the budget ma...

W240 for Exports but W320 Towards North India

Local exporters are buying w240 around Rs.9200+VAT/11.340 kilo/ Goa-Mangalore. However, they are offering only Rs.8400+VAT for the W320 grad...

Shortage in CNSL and Cashew Shells

Indian exporters’ buying interest is still in W240 but the North Indian demand is for mid-size grades. Price of W320 is around Rs 9000...

Winter Sale Begins in Cashew Kernel

Exporters buying rate for premium W240 is Rs 9000/+ VAT/11.340 kilo/Goa-Mangalore. North Indian buyers are purchasing W320 around  Rs 8900/...

Demand Rises in W240 & Higher Grades

Those who have imported raw cashew under ‘Advance Licence/Authorization Scheme’ have to fulfill their 4 : 1 export obligation be...

Worst Not Yet Over but Future Looks Better

Trouble because of decreased money flow is still continuing in the Indian cashew kernel. Exporters are controlling the wholes market but the...