NCDEX coriander hits 6-week low on muted demand.

Futures contracts of coriander extended previous close losses and hit a six-week low on the NCDEX because of muted demand from domestic consumers. The fall in prices was also triggered by a 765-tn rise in inventories at exchange-designated warehouses to 22,167 tonne on previous close. The most-active May contract on the NCDEX was down 4 rupees from the previous close. In Kota, market in Rajasthan, the Badami variety and the Eagle variety of coriander both down 100 rupees from previous close. Arrivals in Kota were pegged at 3,000 bags (1bag=40kg) down 2,000-3,000 bags from the previous day.