Coriander futures rise on spot demand

New Delhi, Jan 6 (PTI) Coriander prices on Thursday rose Rs 88 to Rs 9,358 per quintal in futures trade as speculators widened their holdings tracking firm trends in the spot market.

On the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, coriander for January delivery gained Rs 88, or 0.95 per cent, to Rs 9,358 per quintal with an open interest of 5,900 lots.

A firm trend in the spot market and restricted supplies from producing regions pushed up coriander prices here, market analysts said.