Sales on the cumin market are currently rather sluggish. The reason given by market players is that the arrivals are of poor quality and therefore there is hardly any buying interest. Export demand has also weakened, which is reflected in prices, which are showing a slight decline. Grade A cumin is trading at USD 1,927/mt FOB India this week.
Although coriander prices have declined week-on-week, they have seen a slight upward trend again in recent days. Market players report that demand from local spice mills in