Coriander, jeera rise on fall in supply
Coriander and jeera prices were higher up to Rs 200 per quintal in the national capital today mostly supported by increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Firming trend in futures market and restricted supplies in the domestic market also supported the uptrend.
Coriander traded higher by Rs 100 to conclude at Rs 6,100-13,100 per quintal.
Jeera common and jeera best quality also increased by Rs 200 each to Rs 20,800-20,900 and Rs 23,100-23,600 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) 420-590, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 530-550 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 610-910, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 925-1,025, cardamom (colour robin) 880-890, cardamom bold 900-920, cardamom extra (bold) 990-1,010, cloves 525-630, chirounji (kg) Rs 650-770, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-160, coriander (qntl) Rs 6,100-13,100, dry mango (qntl) Rs 6,500-23,500, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,000-17,500, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 9,300-9,500, mace-Red (kg) Rs 800-1,070, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 850-950, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 500-600, nutmeg (kg) Rs 410-420, poppy seed (China) Rs 500-520 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 490-510 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 530-540 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 6,000-13,500, saffron Irani Rs 110-120 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 130-140 (per gram),saunf (qntl) Rs 7,000-13,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,700- 11,900, tamarind (qntl) Rs 8,000-9,500, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 14,000-16,500, tea (kg) Rs 100-290, watermelon kernel (kg)Rs 150-155, jeera common (qntl) Rs 20,800-20,900 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 23,100-23,600.
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