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Spice market update: farmers prompted to sow more cumin

September 16, 2021 4:20 PM, Der AUDITOR
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GUJARAT. Weekly monitoring with the latest market information from India on cumin, coriander and turmeric, chilli, black pepper and cardamom as well as a price list for more than 70 products.

Cumin

Prices continue to decline in India's cumin market. A grade cumin with a 99% purity is trading a further USD 40/mt lower than last week at USD 2,081/mt FOB India. Above average rainfall is expetcted to prompt farmers to step up sowing for the next crop. Trading is, however, rather subdued. While overseas buyers are not showing much interest, rain has prevented farmers and traders from travelling to the local mandis.

Coriander

Rain slowed down market activities at the start of the week and rendered prices more attractive, which

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