Coriander futures rise on spot demand

New Delhi, Dec 23 (PTI) Coriander prices on Wednesday rose by Rs 22 to Rs 5,938 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 January delivery traded higher by Rs 22, or 0.37 per cent, to Rs 5,938 per quintal with an open interest of 2,885 lots.

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