Prices of coriander 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 coriander and turmeric prices.
Coriander 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 Coriander (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.