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26-Nov2013

Potato futures climb up on rising demand

Potato futures climbed up on MCX as traders created fresh positions amid rising demand in the domestic market. The sentiments further improved on restricted supplies from the major producing regions.

The contract for March delivery was trading at Rs 882.40, up by 0.68% or Rs 6.00 from its previous closing of Rs 876.40. The open interest of the contract stood at 743.00 lots.

The contract for April delivery was trading at Rs 862.00, up by 0.70% or Rs 6.00 from its previous closing of Rs 856.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 381.00 lots on MCX.


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