New Delhi, Jun 28 (PTI) Pistachio prices eased by Rs 5 per kg at the wholesale dry fruits market in the national capital today largely due to subdued demand from retailers and stockists. Also Read - Nurse in California Tests Positive For Coronavirus Week After Receiving Pfizer Vaccine: Report

Adequate stocks position following increased arrivals from producing regions also put pressure on the pistachio prices. Also Read - Tragic! Mexican Singer Jerry Demara Dies in 'Unbearable Pain' After Wrongly Injecting Vitamin Into His Buttocks

Pistachio (hairati and peshawari) fell by Rs 5 each to settle at Rs 1,495-1,525 and Rs 1,695-1,715 per kg, respectively. Also Read - Adventure, Scenic Beauty, And Water Sports All Together - Why Visiting California Post Pandemic is a Good Idea

Traders said, fall in demand from retailers and stockists against increased arrivals mainly led to the fall in pistachio prices.

Following are today’s quotations (per 40 kgs): Almond (California-new) Rs 18,900-19,100, almond-gurbandi Rs 12,000-12,500, almond (girdhi) Rs 5,000-5,200, abjosh afghani Rs 8,000-25,000, almond kernel (california) Rs 675-685 per kg, almond kernel (gurbandi) Rs 650-750 per kg, chilgoza-(Roasted) (1 kg) Rs 2,300-2,400, cashew kernel 1 kg (no 180) Rs 1,080-1,085, cashew Kernel (no 210) Rs 975-985, cashew kernel (no 240) Rs 875-885, cashew kernel (no 320) Rs 755-775, cashew kernel broken 2 pieces Rs 730-790, cashew kernel broken 4 pieces Rs 620-720, cashew kernel broken 8 pieces Rs 560-670, copra (qtl) Rs 18,000-22,000, coconut powder (25 kgs) Rs 5,000-5,700, 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 10,000-20,000 (40 kgs), kishmish Indian yellow (40 kgs) Rs 7,000-7,500 (40 kgs), kishmish Indian green Rs 9,500-11,500 (40 kgs), pistachio Irani Rs 1,250-1,400 (1 kg), pistachio hairati Rs 1,495-1,525 (1 kg), pistachio peshawari Rs 1,695-1,715 (1 kg), pistachio dodi (roasted) 750-900 (1 kg), walnut Rs 400-500 and walnut kernel (1 kg) Rs 700-1,100.

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