Red chilli and turmeric prices recovered by Rs 100 per quintal in the national capital today on fresh buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks.
Red chilli and turmeric prices rose by Rs 100 each to close at Rs 6,400-11,900 and Rs 6,400-9,700 per quintal,respectively.
Traders said buying support from retailers and stockists against restricted arrivals from producing regions mainly pushed up chilli and turmeric prices in the wholesale kirana market here.
The following are today’s quotations:
Ajwain 10,000-15,500,black pepper (per kg) 450-550,betelnut (kg) 160-195,cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 850-950,and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 1,000-1,500. Cardamom small (kg): Chitridar 720-800,cardamom (colour robin) 670-770,cardamom bold 720-770,cardamom extra (bold) 970-1,000 and cloves (kg) 600-675.