NCDEX coriander up on short covering; spot rate unchanged.

Futures contracts of coriander were up on the NCDEX as investors covered their short positions after prices slipped to a four-and-a-half-year low of 4,730 rupees per 100 kg on previous close. The most-active June contract traded at 4,749 rupees per 100 kg, up 0.4% from the previous settlement. At Kota, the benchmark market for coriander in Rajasthan, the Badami variety and the Eagle variety both unchanged from previous close. Arrivals in Ramganj and Kota markets were at 3,800 bags (1bag=40kg) down 900 bags from the previous day.