Kalaunji and red chilli prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal in the national capital today in view of increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Furthermore, fall in supplies from producing belts also supported the upside.
Kalaunji and red chilli prices rose by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 7,500-7,800 and Rs 5,000-11,000 per quintal, respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing belts, mainly pushed up kalaunji and chilli prices.
Following are today's quotations (in Rs):
Ajwain (per kg) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 520-710, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 730-750 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 800-1,050, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 950-1,050, cardamom (colour robin) 830-850, cardamom bold 860-880, cardamom extra (bold) 1,000-1,020, cloves 560-670, chirounji (kg) Rs 550-700, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-155, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,800-12,000, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-13,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 10,000-16,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 7,500-7,800, mace-Red (kg) Rs 650-840, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 920-940, methi (qntl) Rs 6,500-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 360-410, nutmeg (kg) Rs 430-440, poppyseed (Turkey) Rs 370-400 kg, poppyseed (U.P) Rs 340-360 kg, poppyseed (MP-RAJ) Rs 370- 390 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 5,000-11,000, saffron Irani Rs (per gram) 120-130, saffron Kashmiri Rs (per gram) 150-160, saunf (qntl) Rs 8,000-14,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 7,800-10,300, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,200-5,100, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 6,500-8,000, tea (kg) Rs 110-290, watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 140-150, jeera common (qntl) Rs 19,300-19,400 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,700-22,200.
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