New Delhi, Feb 22 (PTI) Guar gum remained firm for yet another day with prices rising further by Rs 92 to Rs 9,815 per quintal in futures trading today as participants raised bets, driven by strong export demand. Also Read - SSC MTS Recruitment 2021: Golden Opportunity For 10th Pass to Work in Indian Ministries, Apply Soon

At the National Commodity and Derivative Exchange, guar gum for delivery in April contracts rose further by Rs 92 or 0.95 per cent to Rs 9,815 per quintal, with an open interest of 15,540 lots. Also Read - Alex Hales Posts Picture of Poor Quality of Food Served to Him After Pakistan Super League Gets Postponed Due to Rise in COVID Cases

The delivery for the most-traded March contracts also improved by Rs 85 or 0.89 per cent to Rs 9,679 per quintal, in an open interest of 61,440 lots. Also Read - Live Score India vs England 2021 4th Test Day 1: Shubman Gill Dismissed For a Duck; India Jolted Early

Marketmen said strong export demand amid restricted supplies of guar seed in the spot market the guar gum futures prices upward for the second consecutive day today.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.