New Delhi, Feb 28 (PTI) Pistachio prices edged up by Rs 5 per kg at the dry fruits market in the national capital today following increased buying by retailers and stockists amidst fall in supplies from producing regions. Also Read - Removing a Condom Without Consent Soon to Become Illegal in California, Will Others Follow Suit?

Prices of pistachio hairati and peshwari rose by Rs 5 each to conclude at Rs 1,395-1,470 and Rs 1,555-1,600 per kg, respectively. Also Read - Nurse in California Tests Positive For Coronavirus Week After Receiving Pfizer Vaccine: Report

Marketmen said increased offtake by retailers and stockists amid fall in supplies from producing regions mainly pushed up pistachio prices. Also Read - Tragic! Mexican Singer Jerry Demara Dies in 'Unbearable Pain' After Wrongly Injecting Vitamin Into His Buttocks

Following are today’s quotations (per 40 kgs): Almond (California-new) Rs 17,200-17,400, almond-gurbandi Rs 11,900-12,400, almond (girdhi) Rs 4,900-5,000, abjosh afghani Rs 8,000-25,000, almond kernel (california) Rs 615-625 per kg, almond kernel (gurbandi) Rs 650-750 per kg, chilgoza-(Roasted) (1 kg) Rs 2,400-2,500, cashew kernel 1 kg (no 180) Rs 1,065-1,075, cashew Kernel (no 210) Rs 955-975, cashew kernel (no 240) Rs 885-895, cashew kernel (no 320) Rs 795-805, cashew kernel broken 2 pieces Rs 655-760, cashew kernel broken 4 pieces Rs 630-740, cashew kernel broken 8 pieces Rs 550-660, copra (qtl) Rs 16,000-18,500, coconut powder (25 kgs) Rs 4,700-5,400, dry dates-red (qtl) Rs 3,500-12,500, fig Rs 25,000-35,000 (40 kgs), kishmish kandhari local Rs 8,000-10,000 (40 kgs), kishmish kandhari special Rs 8,000-20,000 (40 kgs), kishmish Indian yellow (40 kgs) Rs 3,700-4,400 (40 kgs), kishmish Indian green Rs 6,300-8,000 (40 kgs), pistachio Irani Rs 1,080-1,130 (1 kg), pistachio hairati Rs 1,395-1,470 (1 kg), pistachio peshawari Rs 1,555-1,600 (1 kg), pistachio dodi (roasted) 725-870 (1 kg), walnut Rs 230-320 and walnut kernel(1 kg) Rs 500-900. DPL KPS ANS ANS

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