New Delhi, Oct 13 (PTI) Pistachio prices moved up by Rs 5 per kg at the wholesale dry fruits market in the national capital today following increased buying by retailers and stockists amid fall in supplies from overseas markets.

Prices of pistachio hairati and peshwari rose by Rs 5 each to conclude at Rs 1,390-1,460 and Rs 1,580-1,655 per kg, respectively.

Marketmen said increased offtake by retailers and stockists amid fall in supplies from overseas markets, mainly pushed up pistachio prices.

Following are today’s quotations (per 40 kgs): Almond (California-new) Rs 19,500-19,600,almond-gurbandi Rs 12,400-13,000, almond (girdhi) Rs 5,100-5,200, abjosh afghani Rs 8,000-23,000, almond kernel (california-new) Rs 705-715 per kg, almond kernel (gurbandi) Rs 700-800 per kg, chilgoza (Roasted) (1 kg) Rs 2,400-2,600, cashew kernel 1 kg (no 180) Rs 1,080-1,090, cashew Kernel (no 210) Rs 955-985, cashew kernel (no 240) Rs 925-940, cashew kernel (no 320) Rs 830-840, cashew kernel broken 2 pieces Rs 675-775, cashew kernel broken 4 pieces Rs 650-770, cashew kernel broken 8 pieces Rs 555-670, copra (qtl) Rs 15,000-18,000, coconut powder (25 kgs) Rs 4,300-4,800, dry dates-red (qtl) Rs 3,000- 11,500, fig Rs 19,000-25,000, kishmish kandhari local Rs 10,000-15,000, kishmish kandhari special Rs 9,000-21,000, kishmish Indian yellow Rs 3,500-4,500, kishmish Indian green Rs 6,100-12,100, pistachio Irani Rs 1,100-1,200, pistachio hairati Rs 1,390-1,460, pistachio peshawari Rs 1,580-1,655, pistachio dodi (roasted) 750-860, walnut Rs 240-340 and walnut kernel-new (1 kg) Rs 810-960.

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