Wednesday, February 19, 2014


Base Metals & Energy
                                                         D A I L Y B U Z Z

Aluminium prices today rose by 0.33 per cent to Rs 105.60 per kg in futures trade mostly in line 
with a firming trend in the global markets.

Besides, increased demand at domestic spot markets also influenced prices. 

At the Multi Commodity Exchange, Aluminium for delivery in February rose by 35 paise, or 
0.33 per cent to Rs 105.60 per kg in a turnover of 124 lots. 

Supported by strong demand in the spot market, lead futures prices today rose 0.41 per cent to 
Rs 134.05 per kg. 

At the Multi Commodity Exchange, lead for delivery in March traded 55 paise, or 0.41 per cent 
higher at Rs 134.05 per kg, with a turnover of three lots. 

The metal for delivery in February also rose by 50 paise, or 0.38 per cent to Rs 132.95 per kg in 

a turnover of 304 lots.

Agro Outlook
                                                        D A I L Y B U Z Z
Coriander rose by 1.49 per cent to Rs 9,078 per quintal in futures trade today as speculators 
enlarged their positions supported by rising demand in the spot markets amid restricted arrivals 
from growing areas. 

At the National Commodity and Derivative Exchange, coriander for April delivery gained Rs 133, 
or 1.49 per cent, to Rs 9,078 per quintal with an open interest of 44,940 lots. Similarly, the spice 
for delivery in February traded higher by Rs 82, or 1.01 per cent, to Rs 8,240 per quintal, with an 
open interest of 3,220 lots. 

Market analysts said increased buying by speculators on pick up in spot market demand against 
restricted arrivals from producing belts mainly influenced coriander prices to rise in futures trade.