Due to Retailers' Buying, Chilli and Coriander Rise
New Delhi: At the wholesale kirana market in the national capital, Chilli and coriander prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal in view of increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks. Furthermore, fall in supplies from producing regions also supported the upside.
Chilli and coriander prices rose by Rs 100 each to conclude at Rs 6,100-14,600 and Rs 6,300-12,500 per quintal, respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against fall in supplies from producing regions, mainly pushed up chilli and coriander prices.
Following are Mar 9, 2018 quotations (in Rs):
Ajwain (per kg) 95-155, black pepper (per kg) 380-550, betel-nut (kg) 260-330, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 640-670 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 710-1,010, cardamom small (kg)- chitridar 980-1,100, cardamom (colour robin) 925-950, cardamom bold 960-980, cardamom extra (bold) 1,050-1,070, cloves 525-595, chirounji (kg) Rs 680-800, cinnamon (kg) Rs 160-170, coriander (qntl) Rs 6,300-12,500, dry mango (qntl) Rs 5,500-21,500, dry ginger (qntl) Rs 12,000-17,000, kalaunji (qntl) Rs 10,500-10,700, mace-Red (kg) Rs 900-1,150, mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 970-990, methi (qntl) Rs 7,000-18,500, makhana (kg) Rs 575-700, nutmeg (kg) Rs 440-460, poppy seed (China) Rs 460-480 kg, poppy seed (U.P) Rs 450-500 kg, poppy seed (MP-RAJ) Rs 580-610 kg, red chillies (qntl) Rs 6,100-14,600, saffron Irani Rs 80-100 (per gram), saffron Kashmiri Rs 100-120 (per gram), saunf (qntl) Rs 8,000-15,000, turmeric (qntl) Rs 7,700-10,800, tamarind (qntl) Rs 4,300-4,600, tamarind without seed (qntl) Rs 8,500-9,500, tea (kg) Rs 95-285, watermelon kernel (kg)Rs 140-145, jeera-new common (qntl) Rs 16,700-16,900 and jeera-new best (qntl) Rs 19,000-19,500