Turmeric arrivals upward push; root variety profits by admin- Wednesday, June 24th, 2020 07:36:33 AM
Arrivals of turmeric to the markets in Erode elevated on Tuesday.
“Totally, 5,700 and odd luggage arrived on the market in the 4 markets, inclusive of 1,four hundred luggage of root range. On a mean, 70 per cent of the arrivals had been sold,” said RKV Ravishankar, President, Erode Turmeric Merchants Association.
Prices of root range elevated with the aid of ₹two hundred a quintal in all the markets and there has been no major improvement in charge of finger turmeric.
At the Erode Turmeric Merchants Association, finger turmeric changed into sold at ₹five,139-6,509 a quintal, root variety at ₹four,719-6,009. Of the arrival of three,697 baggage, 1,835 have been bought.
At the Regulated Marketing Committee, finger turmeric fetched ₹5,009-6,474 a quintal, even as root range fetched ₹4,819-five,899. Of the seven-hundred bags placed on the market, 620 were traded.
At the Erode Cooperative Marketing Society, finger variety went for ₹five,191-6,599 a quintal, root variety became offered at ₹five,193-five,799 a quintal. Of the 1,184 baggage on provide, 1,156 found takers.