NEW DELHI, Feb 4: Cardamom brown prices fell by Rs 10 per kg in the national capital today owing to easing demand from retailers and stockists prevailing at higher levels amidst adequate stocks.
Increased arrivals from producing regions also put pressure on the cardamom brown prices.
Cardamom brown-Jhundiwali and Kanchicut prices declined by Rs 10 each to conclude at Rs 820-830 and Rs 890-1,100 per kg, respectively.
Marketmen said low demand from retailers and stockists against adequate stocks, mainly pulled down cardamom prices.
Following are today’s quotations (in Rs):
Ajwain (per kg) 170-230, black pepper (per kg) 710-820, betel-nut (kg) 250-295, cardamom brown-Jhundiwali (kg) 820-830 and cardamom brown-Kanchicut (kg) 890-1,100.
Cardamom small (kg): Chitridar 1,370-1,470, cardamom (colour robin) 1,330-1,350, cardamom bold 1,380-1,400, cardamom extra (bold) 1,500-1,515 and cloves 550-660. (PTI)