Jeera futures traded modestly lower on NCDEX, as speculators locked in their profits at prevailing higher prices amid muted buys and on reports of higher arrivals in the physical market.
The contract for March delivery was trading at Rs 15325.00, declined by 0.87% or Rs 135.00 from its previous closing of Rs 15460.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 9762 lots.
The contract for April delivery was trading at Rs 15525.00, dipped 0.89 % or Rs 140.00 from its previous closing of Rs 15665.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 2922 lots on NCDEX.