In Siyaganj, the arrival of new water chestnut from Kanpur started. The arrival was close to 11 sacks. The new water chestnut was quoted at Rs 175 per kg. According to sources, there is a possibility of bumper crop of water chestnut this time in Uttar Pradesh and the old stock is also said to be good, due to which the price of new water chestnut has come down considerably. There is no possibility of increase in Singhada at present. The water chestnut which was being sold at Rs 275 per kg 15 days ago has come down to Rs 175 per kg. That is, in the last 15 days, there has been a fall of about 100 rupees per kg. Prices are expected to further break down as new arrivals increase. The consumption in the sugar is not as it should be, while the mills are busy in clearing the remaining stock of this month. Due to this, there is no sign of a boom in sugar at the moment. The arrival of sugar was of three vehicles. Due to weak local subscription in coconut, the price remained stable. The arrival was of two vehicles. Due to good demand in copra shells, the prices are said to be strong. Copra gola was sold at Rs.220 per kg in the bottom and Rs.242 per kg in the top.
On the other hand, the arrival of green cardamom is being seen vigorously at the producing centers. In Kerala, the arrival of green cardamom up to 150 tonnes is being recorded in the auction. Green cardamom farmers are scared in anticipation of the increasing threat of corona, night curfew and further restrictions. At present, green cardamom is being sold in the range of up to Rs 950 at the producing centers. Further corona restrictions can soften the price. On Thursday, green cardamom auction in the South sold at an average price of Rs 906.57.
Sugar-molasses:Shaker 3540-3575 Shaker M. 3600-3650 Jaggery Bheli 3000-3100, Katora 3200, Laddu 3400 to 3500, Barfi 4000-4100 and Glass 4300 to 4500, Coconut: 120 Bharti 1550-1600 160 Bharti 1550-1600 200 Bharti 1600- 1650 250 bharti 1700-1750 rupees per sack.
Fruits:Singhada Chhota 160-170, Singhada Bada 250 to 275, Copra Gola Box 220 to 242, Copra Bura 2450 to 4000 rupees.
Sabudana 4400-4500 Medium 4550-4600 Best 4650-4800 Glass 5300-5500 Rs. Per quintal.