New Delhi, Oct 12 (PTI) Chilli and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today in view of increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Further, fall in supplies from producing regions also supported the upside.
Chilli and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,200-11,700 and Rs 8,600-11,600 per quintal, respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing regions, mainly pushed up chilli and turmeric prices.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 440-650, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 530-540 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 580-900, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 1,050-1,150, cardamom (colour robin) 900-930, cardamom bold 970-990, cardamom extra (bold) 1,120-1,140, cloves 550-620, chirounji (kg) Rs 625-750, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-160, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,300-11,700, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-15,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,500-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 8,300-8,500, mace-Red (kg) Rs 600-790, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 900-910, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 390-500, nutmeg (kg) Rs 420-430, poppy seed (China) Rs 420-440 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 430-440 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 460-470 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 5,200-11,700, saffron Irani Rs 110-120 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 130-140 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 7,000-13,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,600-11,600, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,800-5,500, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 7,500-8,000, tea (kg) Rs 90-280, watermelon kernel (kg) Rs 150-155, jeera common (qntl) Rs 19,300-19,500 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,500-21,900.
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