After the long gap, the onion price has again met the sky and has become a luxury item to many folks. A drastic change in the price of onion has been noticed within a short span i.e. within two weeks across the country.
According to the Consumer Affairs Department data dated October 27, 2023, the wholesale average price of onion per quintal is rupees 3940/- which was noted as rupees 2506/- per quintal in early October.
In many of the areas across the country, including the NCR region, the current onion price being sold ranges from rupees 50 -70 / kilogram making it an expensive household. This sudden rise in the price of onion has been noted hard in vegetable inflation in the country.
Based on Government data, it is expected that this online price surge will continue till the end of December i.e.till the Kharif crop arrives on the market.
City Wise Onion Price Per Quintal List Dated 27/10/23.
Here we are going to provide you with a list of city-wise onion prices.
|City (Onion Type)||Price Per Quintal|
|Betul (1st sort)||Rs.1150|
|Rajasthan (1st sort)||Rs.2633|
|Secunderabad (1st sort)||Rs.2500|
|Telangana (1st sort)||Rs.3400|
|Maharashtra (1st sort)||Rs.2800|
|Jaisinghpur (1st sort)||Rs.4000|
|Gujarat (1st sort)||Rs.4000|
|Himachal Pradesh (1st sort)||Rs.4200|
|West Bengal (Local)||Rs.2700|