Guar seed futures rise on fresh bets

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New Delhi, Mar 25 (PTI) Guar seed prices on Thursday rose by Rs 10 to Rs 3,773 per 10 quintal in futures trade after speculators increased their positions driven by a firm trend at spot market.

On the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, guar seed for April contracts increased by Rs 10, or 0.27 per cent, to Rs 3,773 per 10 quintal with an open interest of 44,385 lots.

According to marketmen, raising of bets by speculators tracking a firm trend in spot market on thin supplies from growing belts mainly led to rise in guar seed prices here.

Guar seed for May delivery traded at Rs 3,835, up Rs 12, or 0.31 per cent per 10 quintal with an open interest of 11,260 lots. PTI SRS SHW SHW