Cardamom futures showed mixed trend on MCX as March contracts traded lower on account of higher arrivals from the producing belts due to bumper crop this year, while April contracts traded higher on pickup in demand at the spot market.
The contract for March delivery was trading at Rs 649.00/Kg, down by 0.12% or Rs 0.80 from its previous closing of Rs 649.80/Kg. The open interest of the contract stood at 1069.00 lots.
The contract for April delivery was trading at Rs 697.50/Kg, up by 0.09% or Rs 0.60 from its previous closing of Rs 696.90/Kg. The open interest of the contract stood at 816.00 lots on MCX.