Coriander futures gain on firm demand

New Delhi, Nov 22 (PTI) Coriander prices gained 0.87 per cent to Rs 6,988 per quintal in futures market on Friday as participants built up fresh positions on firm spot demand.

Besides, tight stocks from restricted arrivals in major growing belts aided the rally in coriander futures.

On the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, coriander for December delivery rose by Rs 60, or 0.87 per cent, to Rs 6,988 per quintal with an open interest of 10,540 lots.

Similarly, the delivery for January traded higher by Rs 15, or 0.22 per cent, to Rs 6,930 per quintal with an open interest of 2,900 lots. PTI VHP SHWSHW