Pepper contract at Rs.14,464 per quintalJune 17th, 2008 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 16 (IANS) The pepper contract for June was Monday settled at Rs.14,464 per quintal at the National Multi-Commodity Exchange (NMCE). The contracts for cumin seed and castor seed were settled at Rs.10,758 and Rs.2,680 per quintal respectively. The pepper settlement for June is marginally higher than the Rs.14,134 for May and the Rs.14,375 for April.
However, the June contract for isabgol seed (psyillium) was settled at Rs.4,577, down from the previous month’s Rs 4,609, and of guar gum at Rs.4,451, also down from Rs.4,596.
Similarly, the contract in sacking was settled at Rs.1,829 per 100 bags, down from the previous month’s Rs.2,013.
Among other commodities that matured at NMCE, coconut oil was settled at Rs.6,194 and copra at Rs.4,089.