Jeera futures edged higher on NCDEX on account of expectation of fresh export demand coupled with tight supply from the producing belts. Though, some gains were capped due to limited demand at the spot market.
The contract for September delivery was trading at Rs 17870.00, up by 1.07% or Rs 190.00 from its previous closing of Rs 17680.00.The open interest of the contract stood at 1365 lots.
The contract for October delivery was trading at Rs 17855.00, up by 0.96% or Rs 170.00 from its previous closing of Rs 17685.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 16050 lots on NCDEX.