Coronavirus infections in India are rising rapidly and have reached new highs several times in the last week. This is causing buyers to avoid aisles of mandis, resulting in virtually no business at present. All segments in the coriander sector are affected, especially since hardly any advance orders are coming in. This is putting downward pressure on prices, which at USD 910/mt FOB India for coriander, Eagle, 5% split are currently USD 15/mt lower than last week.
Turmeric traders are currently facing subdued