Chilli, turmeric fall on subdued demand
Chilli and turmeric prices fell by Rs 100 per quintal in the national capital today owing to subdued demand from retailers and stockists amid adequate stocks position.
Chilli and turmeric prices drifted lower by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,000-11,000 and Rs 8,900-11,700 per quintal, respectively.
Marketmen said sluggish demand from retailers and stockists against increased arrivals from producing belts, mainly pulled down chilli and turmeric prices.
Following are today's quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 490-690, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 620-640 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 650-860, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 990-1,090, cardamom (colour robin) 900-920, cardamom bold 960-980, cardamom extra (bold) 1,150-1,170, cloves 560-675, chirounji (kg) Rs 560-690, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-155, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,600-11,800, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-15,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 11,000-16,800, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 7,700-7,900, mace-Red (kg) Rs 640-810, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 910-930, methi (qntl) Rs 6,500-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 330-380, nutmeg (kg) Rs 430-440, poppyseed (China) Rs 410-430 kg, poppyseed (U.P) Rs 420-430 kg, poppyseed (MP-RAJ) Rs 445- 460 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 5,000-11,000, saffron Irani Rs (per gram) 110-120, saffron Kashmiri Rs (per gram) 130-140, saunf (qntl) Rs 7,500-14,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,900-11,700, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,800-5,500, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 7,500-8,000, tea (kg) Rs 100-280, watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 150-155, jeera common (qntl) Rs 19,800-19,900 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,900-22,300.
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