New Delhi, Jan 30 (PTI) Coriander and turmeric prices fell by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today on low demand from retailers and stockists amid adequate stock positions. Also Read - Powerful 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes New Zealand, Tsunami Alert Issued

Coriander and turmeric prices drifted lower by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 6,200-12,900 and Rs 8,500-11,400 per quintal, respectively. Also Read - UP Gram Panchayat Election 2021: Lucknow Mandal Reservation List Released, Check Full List Here

Marketmen said sluggish demand from retailers and stockists against increased arrivals from producing regions mainly pulled down coriander and turmeric prices. Also Read - Wipro to Acquire London-based Capco For USD 1.45 Billion, Signs Agreement | Details Here

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 120-170, black pepper (per kg) 430-580, betel-nut (kg) 260-300, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 730-750 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 790-1,100, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 970-1,045, cardamom (colour robin) 895-905, cardamom bold 920-945, cardamom extra (bold) 1,015-1,035, cloves 550-620, chirounji (kg) Rs 770-900, cinnamon (kg) Rs 155-160, coriander (qntl) Rs 6,200-12,900, dry mango (qntl) Rs 6,500-23,500, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,000-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 11,000-11,200, mace-Red (kg) Rs 900-1,175, mace- Yellow (kg) Rs 970-990, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 600-725, nutmeg (kg) Rs 470-490, poppy seed (China) Rs 560-580 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 560-580 kg, poppy seed (MP- RAJ) Rs 580-590 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 6,500-15,500, saffron Irani Rs 100-110 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 120- 140 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 8,500-15,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,500-11,400, tamarind (qntl) Rs 6,000-7,500, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 11,000-14,000, tea (kg) Rs 100-290, watermelon kernel (kg)Rs 140-150, jeera common (qntl) Rs 20,100-20,200 and jeera best (qntl) Rs 23,100-23,600.

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