· Except Chana, trend was firm in almost all other Agri counters on Friday. Soybean was the leading gainer amid strong global cues and reports of fresh export queries emerging for domestic soymeal. Mustard seed also strengthened tracking gains in soybean and limited arrivals, against poor selling intentions.
· Castor seed moved up amid gains in soybean and steady export demand castor oil. Jeera markets shot up amid poor selling interest coming at lower levels at major mandis and technical strongly oversold situation in futures.
· Turmeric futures ended firm on news of a possible crop damage due to recent rains in Tamil Nadu. Cotton complex and sugar prices were firm in line with the bullish fundamentals. Guar complex also ended lower amid reducing selling intentions at lower levels and steady demand in bye products of guar.