Cashew prices rose by Rs 5 per kg in the national capital today on the back of firm demand from retailers and stockists.
Lower stocks following tight supplies from growing regions also supported the upside in prices.
Cashew kernel No 180,No 210,No 240 and No 320 rose by Rs 5 each to conclude at Rs 630-650,Rs 570-590,Rs 540-580 and Rs 510-550 per kg,respectively.
Marketmen said firm demand from retailers and stockists to meet marriage season demand against tight stocks position,mainly pushed up cashew prices.
The following are today’s quotations (per 40 kg):
Almond (California) Rs 10,800 Almond (Gurbandi-new) Rs 6,000-6,200; Almond (Girdhi) Rs 3,100-3,200; Abjosh Afghani Rs 8,000-18,000.
Almond Kernel (California) Rs 385-390 per kg,Almond Kernel (Gurbandi-new) Rs 300-380 per kg.
Chilgoza (Roasted) (1 kg) Rs 1,350-1,450
Cashew Kernel 1 kg (no 180) Rs 630-650
Cashew Kernel (no 210) Rs 570-590
Cashew Kernel (no 240) Rs 540-580
Cashew Kernel (no 320) Rs 510-550
Cashew Kernel Broken 2 pieces Rs 360-420
Cashew Kernel Broken 4 pieces Rs 345-410
Cashew Kernel Broken 8 pieces Rs 340-385
Copra (qtl) Rs 7,600-7,700
Coconut Powder (25kg) Rs 2,300-2,400
Dry Dates Red (qtl) Rs 2,600-9,500
Fig Rs 7,000-14,000
Kishmish Kandhari Local Rs 9,500-10,000
Kishmish Kandhari Special Rs 15,000-25,000
Kishmish Indian Yellow Rs 4,200-5,200
Kishmish Indian Green Rs 4,800-7,400
Pistachio Irani Rs 800-850
Pistachio Hairati Rs 910-960
Pistachio Peshawari Rs 1,260-1,310
Pistachio Dodi (Roasted) 510-570
Walnut Rs 120-170
Walnut Kernel (1kg) Rs 375-525.