Gur chakku prices fall in Delhi
New Delhi: Barring a fall of Rs 100 per quintal in chakku prices on sluggish demand, rest other gur varieties enquired steady at the wholesale gur (jaggery) market in the national capital today on little doing.
Muzaffarnagar gur market also showed a similar trend, prices of gur chakku fell by Rs 50 per quintal on paucity of demand.
Marketmen said absence of buying support amid ample stock caused a decline in gur chakku prices in Delhi and Muzaffarnagar.
In Delhi, gur Chakku prices slipped by Rs 100 to end the day at Rs 2,500-2,600 per quintal.
At Muzaffarnagar, gur chakku prices looked down by Rs 50 to conclude the day at Rs 2,250-2,450 per quintal.
Elsewhere, rest all other gur varieties maintained overnight clsoing levels for want of support.
Following are today's rates (in Rs per quintal):
Gur chakku Rs 2,500-2,600, pedi Rs 2,600-2,700, dhayya Rs 2,800-2,900 and shakkar Rs 2,900-3,000.
Muzaffarnagar: Rasket Rs 2,000-2,100, chakku Rs 2,250-2,450, khurpa Rs 2,100-2,200 and Ladoo Rs 2,300- 2,400.
Muradnagar: Pedi Rs 2,200-2,300 and dhayya Rs 2,250-2,350.