Chilli, turmeric rise on buying support


Red and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal in the national capital today due to buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.

Further, fall in supplies from producing belts and firming trend in futures market supported the upside.

Red chilli and turmeric prices shot up by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 9,500-18,500 and Rs 9,900-13,400 per quintal, respectively.

Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing belts, mainly pushed up chilli and turmeric prices.

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs):

Ajwain (per kg) 175-240, black pepper (per kg) 720-850, betel-nut (kg) 260-330, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 1,420-1,425 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 1,490-1,700.

Cardamom small (kg): Chitridar 550-670, cardamom (colour robin) 550-560, cardamom bold 580-600, cardamom extra (bold) 680-690 and cloves 560-690.
Chirounji (new) (kg) Rs 600-700

Coriander (qntl) Rs 7,400-13,900

Dry mango (qntl) Rs 10,000-22,000

Dry ginger (qntl)Rs 16,500-22,000

Kalaunji (qntl) Rs 23,500-24,000

Mace-Red (kg) Rs 750-1,060

Mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 1,030-1,040

Methi (qntl) Rs 6,500-17,000

Makhana (kg) Rs 320-470

Nutmeg (kg) Rs 480-500

Poppyseed (kg Turkey) Rs 420-470

Poppyseed (kg China) Rs 430-480

Poppyseed (kg MP-RAJ) Rs 420-490

Red chillies (qntl) Rs 9,500-18,500

Saffron Irani Rs (per gram) 160-165

Saffron Kashmiri Rs (per gram) 185-195

Soanf-bold (qntl) Rs 11,000-18,000

Turmeric (qntl) Rs 9,900-13,400

Tamarind (qntl) Rs 3,000-3,500

Tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 4,000-9,000 Tea (kg) Rs 100-290

Watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 140

Jeera common (qntl) Rs 16,500-17,000

Jeera best (qntl) Rs 18,700-19,200.


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