Coriander, chilli rise on retailers' buying
Coriander and chilli 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.
Further, fall in supplies from producing belts and firming trend in futures market also supported the upside.
Coriander and chilli prices rose by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,800-12,000 and Rs 5,300-11,300 per quintal, respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing belts, mainly pushed up coriander and chilli 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) 630-650 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 660-870, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 1,000-1,100, cardamom (colour robin) 910-930, cardamom bold 970-990, cardamom extra (bold) 1,160-1,180, cloves 560-675, chirounji (kg) Rs 560-680, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-155, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,800-12,000, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-15,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,000-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 7,800-8,000, mace-Red (kg) Rs 650-820, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 920-940, methi (qntl) Rs 6,500-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 330-380, nutmeg (kg) Rs 430-440, poppyseed (China) Rs 400-420 kg, poppyseed (U.P) Rs 410-420 kg, poppyseed (MP-RAJ) Rs 435- 450 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 5,300-11,300, saffron Irani Rs (per gram) 120-130, saffron Kashmiri Rs (per gram) 150-160, saunf (qntl) Rs 7,500-14,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 9,000-11,800, 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 19,800-20,000 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,800-22,200.
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