Guar gum futures fall on low demand

New Delhi, Mar 19 (PTI) Guar gum prices on Friday fell by Rs 65 to Rs 5,957 per five quintal in futures market as traders offloaded their holdings in line with weak trend in spot market.

On the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, guar gum for April delivery eased by Rs 65, or 1.08 per cent, to Rs 5,957 per five quintal in 46,840 lots.

Marketmen said slackness in demand in spot market and increased supplies from growing regions put pressure on guar gum prices. PTI RUJ SHW SHW