Cashew prices rose by Rs 5 per kg at the dry fruits market in the national capital today on increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Furthermore, fall in supplies from growing regions also supported the upside in prices.
Cashew kernel No 180, No 210, No 240 and No 320 rose by Rs 5 each to conclude at Rs 1,085-1,095, Rs 960-990 Rs 930-945 and Rs 835-845 per kg, respectively.
Marketmen said increased buying by retailers and stockists against restricted supplies from growing regions, mainly pushed up cashew prices.
Following are today's quotations (per 40 kgs): Almond (California-new) Rs 18,600-18,800,almond-gurbandi Rs 12,400-13,000, almond (girdhi) Rs 5,100-5,200, abjosh afghani Rs 8,000-23,000, almond kernel (california-new) Rs 695-705 per kg, almond kernel (gurbandi) Rs 700-800 per kg, chilgoza (Roasted) (1 kg) Rs 2,400-2,600, cashew kernel 1 kg (no 180) Rs 1,085-1,095, cashew Kernel (no 210) Rs 960-990, cashew kernel (no 240) Rs 930-945, cashew kernel (no 320) Rs 835-845, cashew kernel broken 2 pieces Rs 675-775, cashew kernel broken 4 pieces Rs 660-770, cashew kernel broken 8 pieces Rs 555-670, copra (qtl) Rs 15,700-19,200, coconut powder (25 kgs) Rs 4,300-4,800, dry dates-red (qtl) Rs 3,000- 11,500, fig Rs 19,000-25,000, kishmish kandhari local Rs 10,000-15,000, kishmish kandhari special Rs 9,000-21,000, kishmish Indian yellow Rs 3,500-4,500, kishmish Indian green Rs 6,100-12,100, pistachio Irani Rs 1,100-1,200, pistachio hairati Rs 1,390-1,460, pistachio peshawari Rs 1,550-1,625, pistachio dodi (roasted) 750-860, walnut Rs 240-340 and walnut kernel-new (1 kg) Rs 810-960.
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