Inside a Ruchi Soya Industries Refining Facility As Monsoon Accelerates Planting

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Quartz cells, used for analyzing the color of oil, sit on wire mesh... News PhotoAnalyzing,Asia,Business,Color Image,Cooking Oil,Corporate Business,Factory,Finance,Food,Food and Drink,Horizontal,India,Indian Subcontinent,Indian Subcontinent Ethnicity,Industry,Laboratory,Maharashtra,Manufacturing,Quartz,Refinery,Sitting,Wire MeshPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergQuartz cells, used for analyzing the color of oil, sit on wire mesh in a laboratory of the quality assurance department at the Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd. edible oil refinery plant in Patalganga, India, on Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Monsoon, which accounts for 70 percent of Indias annual rainfall, covered the entire country in a record time, accelerating plantings of crops from rice to soybeans and cotton. Rains covered the whole of India by June 16, the earliest ever and ahead of the normal date of July 15, said D.S. Pai, head of the long-range forecasting division at the India Meteorological Department. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg via Getty Images