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Indian Kitchens Demand Oil, Production Declines, Imports Soar

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Indian Kitchens Demand Oil, Production Declines, Imports Soar

A man loads empty containers of edible oil onto a tricycle at a roadside in Kolkata. India’s edible oil imports more than doubled in the decade to 2015, according to ministry of consumer affairs data. Pushed by the rising use of oil as a medium for cooking in rural areas and the falling production of oilseeds,…

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