Mumbai, Apr 11 (PTI) Copra office Alapuzha, copra office Kozhikode and copra Rajapur Mumbai dropped at the spices market here today on lower demand from stockists and retailers.

While, black pepper, ginger unbleached and copra edible mumbai held stable in absence of any worthwhile buying activity.

Copra office Kozhikode and copra Rajapur Mumbai dipped by Rs 200 per quintal each to Rs 13,300 and Rs 19,000 from Tuesday’s closing level of Rs 13,500 and Rs 19,200.

Copra office Alapuzha eased by Rs 100 per quintal to Rs 13,500 as against Rs 13,600.

Following are today’s closing rates (in Rs with previous rates in brackets): Black pepper (per kg) 385/445 (385/445), ginger unbleached (per kg) 130 (130), copra office Alappuzha (per quintal) 13,500 (13,600), copra office Kozhikode (per quintal) 13,300 (13,500), copra Rajapur Mumbai (per quintal) 19,000 (19,200), copra edible Mumbai (per quintal) 16,700 (16,700).

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