Coriander futures rise on spot demand

New Delhi, Jun 5 (PTI) Coriander prices on Friday rose Rs 108 to Rs 5,590 per quintal in futures trade as speculators widened their holdings tracking firm trend in spot market.

On the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, coriander for June delivery went up Rs 108, or 1.97 per cent, to Rs 5,590 per quintal with an open interest of 2,430 lots.

Similarly, Coriander for delivery in July went up by Rs 74, or 1.36 per cent, to Rs 5,520 per quintal with an open interest of 2,080 lots.

A firm trend in spot market and restricted supplies from producing regions pushed up coriander prices here, market analysts said. PTI SRS RUJ RUJ