New Delhi, Feb 27 (PTI) Coriander and turmeric prices fell by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today in view of subdued demand from retailers and stockists amid adequate stocks position. Also Read - China Approves 2 More Homegrown Coronavirus Vaccines, Taking Total to 4

Coriander and turmeric prices drifted lower by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 5,700-12,000 and Rs 7,700-10,800 per quintal, respectively. Also Read - Chinese Blogger Detained Over Posts on Casualties in Galwan Clash: Report

Marketmen said, muted demand from retailers and stockists against increased arrivals from producing regions, mainly pulled down coriander and turmeric prices. Also Read - China Rejects 'Genocide' Attack From UN on Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 95-155, black pepper (per kg) 420-570, betel-nut (kg) 260-330, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 620-650 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 700-1,000, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 990-1,090, cardamom (colour robin) 915-940, cardamom bold 940-965, cardamom extra (bold) 1,040-1,060, cloves 530-600, chirounji (kg) Rs 750-850, cinnamon (kg) Rs 160-170, coriander (qntl) Rs 5,700-12,000, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,500-21,500, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,000-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 10,600-10,800, mace-Red (kg) Rs 900-1,150, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 970-990, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 575-700, nutmeg (kg) Rs 440-460, poppy seed (China) Rs 580-600 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 580-600 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 580-610 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 6,000-14,500, saffron Irani Rs 100-110 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 120-140 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 8,000-15,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 7,700-10,800, tamarind (qntl) Rs 5,000-6,000, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 10,000-12,000, tea (kg) Rs 95-285, watermelon kernel (kg)Rs 140-145, jeera-new common (qntl) Rs 17,500-17,700 and jeera-new best (qntl) Rs 19,600-20,300. PTI DPL KPS SBT SBT

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