Turmeric futures traded lower on NCDEX as market participants booked profits amidst sluggish demand in spot market. However, export demands for new season crop have capped some losses.
The contract for April delivery was trading at Rs 6394 .00, down by 0.93 % or Rs 60.00 from its previous closing of Rs 6454.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 4955 lots.
The contract for May delivery was trading at Rs 6462 .00, down by 0.95 % or Rs 62.00 from its previous closing of Rs 6524.00. The open interest of the contract stood at 10475 lots on NCDEX.