Urad down in Akola on high arrivals, moisture.

Urad prices in Akola were down on expectations of a further rise in the new crop arrivals in the coming weeks. Arrivals of urad in Akola are likely to increase to 2,000 bags in the coming days. Buying is sluggish currently because moisture content in the new arrivals is higher at 16% as against the normal 10-13%.