Month till date, Guar seed prices went up by 30% at Rs. 6,006/qtl. as compared to previous month closing at Rs. 4,673/qtl. and guar gum prices went up by 40% at Rs. 12,800/qtl. as compared to Rs. 9,200/qtl. previous month. Farmers are reluctant to offload their stocks in anticipation of better prices in future, resulting into shrink in arrivals and rising prices and currently guar seed prices are hovering near 4 months high while guar gum prices are at 5 months high.