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13-Dec2013

Potato future display positive trend on MCX

Potato future traded in green on the MCX as pick up in demand at the spot market supported by ongoing marriage season. Moreover, improved demand against less arrivals from producing regions too helped potato prices to trade marginally higher at futures trade.

The contract for March delivery was trading at Rs 922.00, up by 0.29% or Rs 2.70 from its previous closing of Rs 919.30. The open interest of the contract stood at 1135.00 lots.

The contract for April delivery was trading at Rs 908.00 up by 0.34% or Rs 3.10 from its previous closing of Rs 904.90. The open interest of the contract stood at 458.00 lots on MCX.


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