Barley futures traded higher on NCDEX, as speculator enlarged their buying amid better demand from consuming industries in spot markets. Moreover, tight supplies also fuelled up trend.
The contract for June delivery was trading at Rs 1450.00, up by 0.03 % or Rs 0.50 from its previous closing of Rs 1449.50. The open interest of the contract stood at 12520 lots.
The contract for July delivery was trading at Rs 1470.00, up by 0.34 % or Rs 5.00 from its previous closing of Rs 1465.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 4620 lots.