New Delhi, Dec 7 (PTI) Coriander and red chilli prices fell by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today owing to subdued demand from retailers and stockists amid adequate stocks position.

Coriander and chilli prices drifted lower by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,700-12,300 and Rs 6,000-12,500 per quintal, respectively.

Marketmen said subdued demand from retailers and stockists against increased arrivals from producing belts, mainly pulled down coriander and chilli prices.

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 110-160, black pepper (per kg) 410-580, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 510-520 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 570-590, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 925-1,050, cardamom (colour robin) 870-890, cardamom bold 890-910, cardamom extra (bold) 980-1,020, cloves 525-610, chirounji (kg) Rs 650-770, cinnamon (kg) Rs 150-160, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,700-12,300, dry mango (qntl) Rs 6,500-23,500, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,500-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 8,100-8,300, mace-Red (kg) Rs 800-1,080, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 800-900, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 430-560, nutmeg (kg) Rs 400-410, poppy seed (China) Rs 490-510 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 480-500 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 520-530 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 6,000-12,500, 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- 11,800,tamarind (qntl) Rs 7,000-8,500, tamarind without seed (qntl)Rs 9,500-10,500, tea (kg) Rs 100-290, watermelon kernel (kg)Rs 150-155, jeera common (qntl) Rs 20,200-20,500 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 22,700-23,200.

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