Turmeric futures traded up on NCDEX amid firm spot demand. Further, limited supply from the producing regions besides, strong overseas demand, increased the turmeric prices at futures market.
The contract for September delivery was trading at Rs 6,050.00, up by 1.68% or Rs 100.00 from its previous closing of Rs 5,950.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 10115 lots.
The contract for October delivery was trading at Rs 5,750.00, up by 1.48% or Rs 84.00 from its previous closing of Rs 5,666.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 18325 lots on NCDEX.