New Delhi, Apr 27 (PTI) Mustard seed prices receded by Rs 43 to Rs 3,788 per quintal in futures trade today as participants preferred to book profits at current levels coupled with a weak trend at the physical markets. Also Read - Breaking News January 16 LIVE Updates: PM Modi to Launch World's Biggest COVID Vaccination Drive at 10:30 AM

Market players said apart from profit-booking by speculators, a subdued trend at the physical markets on increased supplies from growing belts against tepid demand from oil mills, led to the fall in mustard seed prices at futures trade here. Also Read - Live Cricket Score Ind vs Aus 4th Test Day 2 Today's Match Live Updates Gabba, Brisbane: Three Wickets in Three Overs; India Back in it

At the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, mustard seed for May contracts was quoting down by Rs 43 or 1.12 per cent to Rs 3,788 per quintal, with an open interest of 1,02,750 lots. Also Read - KHP vs SOP Dream11 Team Prediction Pakistan One Day Cup 2020-21: Captain, Vice-captain, Fantasy Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Southern Punjab at Karachi at 10:00 AM IST January 16 Saturday

Similarly, June contracts fell by Rs 40 or 1.03 per cent to Rs 3,825 per quintal, having an open interest of 55,300 lots.PTI SDG SUN SDG ANU ANU

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