Adequate stocks position following increased arrivals from overseas markets also put pressure on pistachio prices.
Pistachio varieties hairati and peshawari eased by Rs 10 to settle at Rs 760-860 and Rs 1,010-1,040 per kg, respectively.
Traders said sluggish demand from retailers and stockists against fresh arrivals, mainly led to a fall in pistachio prices on the wholesale dry fruit market here.
The following are today's quotations (per 40 kg): Almond (California) Rs 14,400 Almond (Gurbandi-new) Rs 7,000-7,600; Almond (Girdhi) Rs 3,200-3,800; Abjosh Afghani Rs 8,000-20,000.
Almond Kernel (California-new) Rs 490-525 per kg, Almond Kernel (Gurbandi-new) Rs 350-450 per kg.