Domestic Black pepper prices significantly increased since last week. Strong purchases from north India created higher demand and prices have been increased according to the news sources. But arrivals are not increased as farmers and others having stock are not bringing their stock to the market in anticipation of higher prices. Black pepper stock can be kept with proper process for many years without loss of quality.Due to lower prices during past years products and stockists may have large quantity of stock with them and they may being them to the market when prices further rise. During past several years pepper is facing the over supply problem against demand in global market, now global production also coming down. As lower domestic production is expected for the new crop prices are experted to remain higher. Prices may verify according to the supply and demand