LIST OF COMMODITIES DECLARED ESSENTIAL UNDER

THE ESSENTIAL COMMODITIES ACT, 1955.

Declared under Clause (a) of Section 2 of the Act

1. Cattle fodder, including oilcakes and other concentrates.

2. Coal, including coke and other derivatives.

3. Component parts and accessories of automobiles.

4. Cotton and woolen textiles.

5. Drugs.

6. Foodstuffs, including edible oilseeds and Oils.

7. Iron and Steel, including manufactured products of Iron & Steel.

8. Paper, including newsprint, paperboard and strawboard.

9. Petroleum and Petroleum products.

10. Raw Cotton, either ginned or unginned and cotton seeds.

11. Raw Jute.

Declared under sub-clause (xi) of clause (a) of Section 2 of the Act

12. Jute textiles.

13. Fertilizers, whether inorganic, organic or mixed.

14. Yarn made wholly from cotton.

15. Exercise Books.

16. Insecticides, Fungicides, Weedicides and the like.

17.

i) seeds of food crops and seeds of fruits and vegetables,

ii) seeds of cattle fodder and

iii) jute seeds.

18. Onion.