New Delhi, Mar 24 (PTI) Cardamom prices fell by Rs 10 per kg at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today owing to slackened demand.
Cardamom brown Jhundiwali and brown-Kanchicut were trading down by Rs 10 each to settle at Rs 630-660 and Rs 700-1,000 per kg, respectively.
Marketmen said, subdued domestic as well as export demand against adequate stock positions, mainly weighed on cardamom prices.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 95-155, black pepper (per kg) 380-550, betel-nut (kg) 260-330, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 630-660 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 700-1,000, cardamom small (kg)-chitridar 975-1,075, cardamom (colour robin) 895-920, cardamom bold 935-955, cardamom extra (bold) 1,025-1,035, cloves 520-590, chirounji (kg) Rs 690-790, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-160, coriander (qntl) Rs 6,000-12,300, dry mango (qntl) Rs 6,000-22,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,200-17,200, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 11,200-11,400, mace-Red (kg) Rs 900-1,125, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 950-970, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 580-730, nutmeg (kg) Rs 430-440, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 460-470 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 480-490 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 6,500-16,000, saffron Irani Rs 80-90 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 100-120 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 9,500-16,500, turmeric (qntl) Rs 7,800-10,900, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,800-5,100, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 8,500-9,500, tea (kg) Rs 95-285, watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 140-145, jeera-new common (qntl) Rs 16,300-16,500 and jeera-new best (qntl) Rs 18,500-19,000.
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