Coriander, jeera rise on fall in supply
Coriander and jeera prices were trading up by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today mostly supported by increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Besdies, a firming trend in futures market and restricted supplies in the domestic market also supported the uptrend.
Coriander prices were higher by Rs 100 to conclude at Rs 5,300-11,600 per quintal.
Jeera common and jeera best quality also increased by Rs 100 each to Rs 19,900-20,100 and Rs 21,800-22,100 per quintal, respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing belts, mainly pushed up coriander and jeera prices.
Following are today's quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 430-640, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 580-600 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 660-915, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 1,070-1,170, cardamom (colour robin) 920-945, cardamom bold 1,000-1,030, cardamom extra (bold) 1,200-1,220, cloves 540-630, chirounji (kg) Rs 625-740, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-155, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,300-11,600, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-15,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 13,100-17,700, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 8,100-8,300, mace-Red (kg) Rs 590-800, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 890-900, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 390-500, nutmeg (kg) Rs 430-440, poppy seed (China) Rs 400-410 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 405-415 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 440-450 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 4,900-11,400, saffron Irani Rs 110-120 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 130-140 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 7,500-14,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,800-11,900, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,800-5,500, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 7,500-8,000, tea (kg) Rs 90-280, watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 150-155, jeera common (qntl) Rs 19,900-20,100 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,800-22,100.
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