Pistachio prices rose by Rs 5 per kg in the national capital today largely on the back of fresh buying by retailers and stockists.
Fall in supplies from overseas markets also supported the rise in the prices.
Pistachio hairati and peshwari rose by Rs 5 each to settle at Rs 855-880 and Rs 1,105-1,155 per kg,respectively.
Marketmen said fresh buying by retailers and stockists,amid fall in supplies from overseas markets mainly pushed up pistachio prices in the dry fruit market here. The following are today’s quotations (per 40 kg): Almond (California) Rs 11,800 Almond (Gurbandi-new) Rs 6,500-7,300; Almond (Girdhi) Rs 3,100-3,400; Abjosh Afghani Rs 7,000-18,000.
Almond Kernel (California) Rs 415-425 per kg,Almond Kernel (Gurbandi-new) Rs 350-400 per kg.
Chilgoza (Roasted) (1 kg) Rs 1,300-1,425 Cashew Kernel 1 kg (no 180) Rs 695-725 Cashew Kernel (no 210) Rs 665-675 Cashew Kernel (no 240) Rs 595-605 Cashew Kernel (no 320) Rs 515-555 Cashew Kernel Broken 2 pieces Rs 365-405 Cashew Kernel Broken 4 pieces Rs 305-375 Cashew Kernel Broken 8 pieces Rs 305-345 Copra (qtl) Rs 6,400-6,500 Coconut Powder (25kg) Rs 1,900-2,100 Dry Dates Red (qtl) Rs 2,500-9,000 Fig Rs 7,000-15,000 Kishmish Kandhari Local Rs 8,000-10,000 Kishmish Kandhari Special Rs 12,000-18,000 Kishmish Indian Yellow Rs 3,300- 4,100 Kishmish Indian Green Rs 3,900-6,600 Pistachio Irani Rs 800-910 Pistachio Hairati Rs 855-880 Pistachio Peshawari Rs 1,105-1,155 Pistachio Dodi (Roasted) 550-610 Walnut Rs 150-250 Walnut Kernel (1kg) Rs 400-600.