Buying interest in the Indian domestic kernel market is only for the April onward contracts. But West African raw cashew trade is flourishing with Indian buyers. Ivorian raw cashew is moving around $1950/Ton/180 counts per kilo/April shipments/West Coast.
Demand for the Benin origin is still above $2100/Ton/170 counts per kilo.
Only agro scientists can explain the reason behind the massive loss of first crop harvest in India.