Agriculture Onion prices four times higher than last year Updated : November 30, 2019 01:35 PM IST On Nov 29, 2018, the wholesale prices of onion in Delhi's Azadpur Mandi were between Rs 2.5/kg-16/kg. Whereas, it traded between Rs 20-62.5 per kg on Friday. Traders said that onion prices are rising due to higher consumption and shorter supply. The central government has decided to import 1.2 lakh tonnes of onions to improve the domestic supply and control prices. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.