Jeera futures edged up on NCDEX on rising physical as well as export demand at the spot market. Further, tight stocks position following fall in supplies from the producing regions too fuelled the uptrend.
The contract for August delivery was trading at Rs 19900.00, up by 1.43% or Rs 280.00 from its previous closing of Rs 19620.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 13698 lots.
The contract for September delivery was trading at Rs 20040.00, up by 1.44% or Rs 285.00 from its previous closing of Rs 19755.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 3273 lots on NCDEX.