Mumbai, Mar 13 (PTI) Copra office Kozhikode prices strengthened further in an otherwise listless spices market here today following good demand from stockists and retailers.

While, black pepper, ginger unbleached, copra office Alappuzha, copra rajapur and copra edible prices ruled stable in the absence of any worthwhile buying activity.

Copra office Kozhikode rose by Rs 100 per quintal to Rs 12,800 from Monday’s closing level of Rs 12,700.

Following are today’s closing rates (in Rs with previous rates in brackets): Black pepper (per kg) 380/440 (380/440), ginger unbleached (per kg) 118 (118), copra office Alappuzha (per quintal) 13,000 (13,000), copra office Kozhikode (per quintal) 12,800 (12,700), copra Rajapur Mumbai (per quintal) 16,850 (16,850), copra edible Mumbai (per quintal) 15,300 (15,300).

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