India Maize prices up in spot, futures market on low arrivals.

Maize prices rose in Bihar Purnea market due to firm demand amid low arrivals. Good-quality maize was sold in Purnea up 10 rupees from the previous trading day. Prices have risen by 50 rupees in the last five days as very less crop is left in the market now. Average arrivals have reduced to 10-15 trucks (1truck=15tonne), against an average of around 400 trucks in the peak season.