Chilli,jeera rise on stockists buying

Red chilli prices rose by Rs 200 to settle at Rs 6,700- 9,200 per quintal.

Written by Agencies | New Delhi | Published: January 23, 2012 9:32:48 pm

Red chilli and jeera prices rose by Rs 200 per quintal in the national capital today,on increased buying by stockists as well as exporters amid firming trend in futures trade.

Tight stocks position following poor supplies from producing belts also influenced the prices.

Red chilli prices rose by Rs 200 to settle at Rs 6,700- 9,200 per quintal.

Jeera common and jeera best quality also strengthened by Rs 200 each to Rs 15,100-15,200 and Rs 18,200-18,700 per quintal.

Traders said increased buying by stockists driven by rising exporters demand,mainly pushed up chilli and jeera prices at the wholesale kirana market here.

The following are today’s quotations:

Ajwain 10,000-16,000,black pepper common 32,800-33,300,betelnut (kg) 195-200,cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 750-760,and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 840-1,100.

Cardamom small (kg): Chitridar 450-475,cardamom (colour robin) 480-490,cardamom bold 490-500,cardamom extra (bold) 640-650 and cloves (kg) 750-925.

Chirounji (new) (kg) Rs 1,050-1,150 Dry mango Rs 7,500-13,500 Dhania Rs 6,000-8,500 Dry ginger Rs 8,500-16,000 Kalaunji Rs 9,000-10,000 Mace-Red (kg) Rs 1,400-1,750 Mace-Yellow (kg) Rs 1,700-1,850 Methiseed Rs 2,700-4,100 Makhana (kg) Rs 300-425 Nutmeg Rs 775-800 Poppyseed (KG Turkey) Rs 180 Poppyseed (KG MP-RAJ) Rs 180-230 Poppyseed (KG Kashmiri) Rs 165 Red chillies Rs 6,700-9,200 Saffron (kg) Irani Rs 80,000-90,000 Saffron (kg) Kashmiri Rs 1,10,000-1,35,000 Soanf-bold Rs 7,500-13,500 Turmeric Rs 5,000-8,200 Tamarind Rs 3,400-3,600 Tamarind without seed Rs 4,500-9,000 Tea (kg) Rs 85-220 Watermelon kernel (Kg) Rs 155 Jeera common Rs 15,100-15,200 Jeera best Rs 18,200-18,700.

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