Jeera futures traded higher on NCDEX as traders indulged in fresh buying amid anticipations of healthy demand for new crop from exporters in the near-term. However, some gains were limited in future market due to higher crop prospects in the current season.
The contract for May delivery was trading at Rs 15890.00, up by 0.16% or Rs 25.00 from its previous closing of Rs 15865.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 5298 lots.
The contract for June delivery was trading at Rs 16000.00, up by 0.57% or Rs 90.00 from its previous closing of Rs 15910.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 2319 lots on NCDEX.