New Delhi, Sep 16 (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 belts also supported the upside.
Chilli and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,200-11,700 and Rs 9,100-12,200 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) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 450-660, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 590-620 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 670-925, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 1,075-1,175, cardamom (colour robin) 925-950, cardamom bold 1,000-1,025, cardamom extra (bold) 1,200-1,225, cloves 550-640, chirounji (kg) Rs 575-680, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-155, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,600-12,000, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,000-15,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 13,500-18,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 8,300-8,500, mace-Red (kg) Rs 650-820, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 920-930, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 390-450, nutmeg (kg) Rs 430-440, poppy seed (China) Rs 430-450 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 440-460 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 470-480 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 7,500-14,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 9,100-12,200, 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 19,800-20,000 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 21,700-22,100.
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