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Coriander, turmeric up on pick in demand

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Prices of and turmeric rose by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today following uptick in demand from retailers.

Traders said pick up in demand from retailers against restricted supplies from producing regions mainly led to the rise in and turmeric prices.

and turmeric were trading up by Rs 100 each to Rs 6,000-12,000 and Rs 6,900-10,100 per quintal, respectively.

Following are today's quotations (in Rs):

Ajwain (per kg) 120-170, black pepper (per kg) 560-740, betel-nut (kg) 290-310, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 800-820 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 850-1,070.

Cardamom small (kg): Chitridar 1,100-1,200, cardamom (colour robin) 905-925, cardamom bold 935-955, cardamom extra (bold) 1,055-1,075 and cloves 560-680.

Chirounji (new) (kg) Rs 475-625

Cinnamon (kg) Rs 160-170

(qntl) Rs 6,000-12,000

Dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-20,000

Dry ginger (qntl)Rs 11,000-16,500

Kalaunji (qntl) Rs 9,700-10,000

Mace-Red (kg) Rs 730-980

Mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 950-970

Methi (qntl) Rs 7,500-18,500

Makhana (kg) Rs 360-420

Nutmeg (kg) Rs 530-540

Poppyseed (kg Turkey) Rs 370-420

Poppyseed (kg U.P) Rs 380-390

Poppyseed (kg MP-RAJ) Rs 390-420

Red chillies (qntl) Rs 4,400-12,600

Saffron Irani Rs (per gram) 135-150

Saffron Kashmiri Rs (per gram) 165-180

Saunf (qntl) Rs 8,000-14,000

Turmeric (qntl) Rs 6,900-10,100

Tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,000-5,000

Tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 6,500-8,000 Tea (kg) Rs 120-300

Watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 150-160

Jeera common (qntl) Rs 19,200-19,400

Jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,000-21,500.

First Published: Fri, May 19 2017. 14:48 IST