Jeera futures edged higher on NCDEX on the back of surging domestic as well as export demand in the spot market. Further, lower arrivals from the producing belts too fuelled the uptrend.
The contract for October delivery was trading at Rs 17265.00, up by 0.41% or Rs 70.00 from its previous closing of Rs 17195.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 14079.00 lots.
The contract for November delivery was trading at Rs 17410.00, up by 0.43% or Rs 75.00 from its previous closing of Rs 17335.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 4407.00 lots on NCDEX.