Red chilli 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.