Coriander and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today in view of increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Furthermore, fall in supplies from producing regions and firming trend in futures market also supported the upside.
Coriander and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,400-11,800 and Rs 8,400-11,500 per quintal, respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing regions, mainly pushed up coriander and turmeric prices.
Following are today's quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 440-650, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 540-550 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 600-920, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 1,025-1,125, cardamom (colour robin) 900-925, cardamom bold 950-970, cardamom extra (bold) 1,050-1,070, cloves 550-640, chirounji (kg) Rs 650-770, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-160, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,400-11,800, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-15,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,500-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 8,200-8,500, mace-Red (kg) Rs 600-780, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 900-910, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 430-550, nutmeg (kg) Rs 440-450, poppy seed (China) Rs 430-450 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 430-450 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 470-480 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 7,000-13,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,400-11,500, 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 19,200-19,400 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,400-21,800.
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