New Delhi, Jul 27 (PTI) Turmeric and jeera prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today largely on the back of pick-up in demand from stockists and overseas enquiries amid restricted arrivals from growing regions. Also Read - SRH Mystery Girl Kavya Maran's Heartbroken Pictures go Viral on Social Media After RCB Beat SRH in IPL 2021 Game

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Turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 to settle at Rs 8,600-11,000 per quintal. Also Read - Maharashtra SSC, HSC Board Exams 2021: State Govt To Review CBSE's Decision To Cancel Class 10 Exam, Says Varsha Gaikwad

Jeera common and jeera best quality also increased by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 19,600-19,800 and Rs 22,300-22,800 per quintal, respectively.

Traders said, apart from buying support from retailers and stockists, rising exports demand mainly pushed up turmeric and jeera prices.

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs): Ajwain (per kg) 98-155, black pepper (per kg) 360-520, betel-nut (kg) 250-280, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 580-600 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 650-930, cardamom small (kg)-chitridar 925-1,100, cardamom (colour robin) 870-900, cardamom bold 920-950, cardamom extra (bold) 1,050-1,075, cloves 540-610, chirounji (kg) Rs 550-670, cinnamon (kg) Rs 180-185, coriander (qntl) Rs 6,100-12,300, dry mango (qntl) Rs 8,000-24,000, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 15,000-18,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 9,500-10,000, mace-Red (kg) Rs 980-1,330, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 1,250-1,280, methi (qntl) Rs 7,500-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 350-500, nutmeg (kg) Rs 530-540, poppy seed (Turkey) Rs 430, (China) Rs 420 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 5,900-13,900, saffron Irani Rs 60-70 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 90-100 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 9,500-18,500, turmeric (qntl) Rs 8,600-11,000, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,500-5,000, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 9,000-10,000, tea (kg) Rs 80-285, watermelon kernel (kg)Rs 115-120, jeera-new common (qntl) Rs 19,600-19,800 and jeera-new best (qntl) Rs 22,300-22,800.

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