Arpit 87 Questions 25 Answers 17 Best Answers 219 Points View Profile Arpit Asked: October 1, 20212021-10-01T00:29:40+05:30 2021-10-01T00:29:40+05:30In: Economics What are Essential Commodities? What are Essential Commodities? current affairsgeneral science Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Sagar 31 Questions 177 Answers 34 Best Answers 572 Points View Profile Best Answer Sagar 2021-10-01T00:39:00+05:30Added an answer on October 1, 2021 at 12:39 am Essential Commodities: Section 2(A) states that an “essential commodity” means a commodity specified in the Schedule of the Act. Commodities under the Act: According to the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution, which implements the Act, the Schedule at present contain seven commodities: Drugs. Fertilizers, whether inorganic, organic or mixed Foodstuffs including edible oils Hank yarn made wholly from cotton Petroleum and petroleum products Raw jute and jute textiles Seeds of food-crops and seeds of fruits and vegetables, seeds of cattle fodder, jute seed, cottonseed 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?