Sat, Sep 28 2013
Cashew prices rose by 5 per kg in the national capital on Saturday largely on the back of increased buying by retailers and stockists amid low stocks. Tight supplies from growing regions also supported the uptrend in prices.
Cashew kernel No 180, No 210, No 240 and No 320 rose by ` 5 each to conclude at ` 825-950, ` 765-845 ` 635-695 and ` 580-645 per kg, respectively.
Marketmen said fresh buying by retailers and stockists against tight supplies from growing regions, mainly pushed up cashew prices to rise.
The following are today’s quotations (per 40 kg): Almond (California) ` 17,200 Almond (Gurbandi-new) ` 8,200-8,600; Almond (Girdhi) ` 4,800-5,300; Abjosh Afghani ` 10,000-22,000.
Almond Kernel (California-new) Rs 590-615.
Source: The Hindu