Black pepper prices continues to show upward trend on good buying interest.
Pepper prices of all varieties reported a hike of Rs 3 per kg in Kochi trade on Friday.
A good demand was witnessed throughout the transactions and 17 tonnes were available for trading said Kishore Shamji of Kishor Spices.
Spot prices gained Rs 300 a quintal to Rs 31,100 (ungarbled) and Rs 33,100 (garbled).
Ungarbled – Rs 311/Kg and Garbled – Rs 331/Kg,New – Rs 296/Kg.